Webinar: Phenomenal Teacher Education From Finland, 24th September

If you are interested in what’s going on in Finnish education, please join us! This seminar does not cost anything. Just register to get the invitation link. This free webinar is an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest trends in Finnish education. Three presenters put the matter in a global perspective with their own broad international experience.

Kirsti Lonka

Professor Kirsti Lonka will give a general introduction to the new national K12 curriculum, including 21st century competencies and interdisciplinary learning (also known as phenomenon-based learning). Professor Jari Lavonen will then explain how the learning of these 21st century competencies is emphasized in science education. Finally, Adjunct Professor, Dr. Markus Talvio will demonstrate the importance of social and emotional learning in teacher education as well as in schools.