Tuija M Veintie

Coordinator of JustEd.

JustEd is seeking a communications coordinator

By on 09.10.2017 in Uncategorized
JustEd is seeking a communications coordinator

Are you a person with excellent communication skills, experience in working with the media, good knowledge of the educational systems in the Nordic countries and research related to education and social justice, excellent skills in spoken and written English and a good command of at least one Scandinavian language? JustEd is seeking a communications coordinator […]

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Intellectually inspiring collaborative writing on gender and social class in early childhood education

Intellectually inspiring collaborative writing on gender and social class in early childhood education

Collaborative writing is “effective, fun and intellectually inspiring” says university lecturer Sirpa Lappalainen (University of Helsinki) who recently presented a joint paper together with associate professor Ylva Odenbring (University of Gothenburg). In their recent joint work these two JustEd members explore how gender and class are researched in early childhood education. The focus is on […]

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JustEd Mobility Fellowships 2018

By on 12.09.2017 in Calls, Mobility
JustEd Mobility Fellowships 2018

JustEd has been promoting international researcher mobility by granting JustEd Mobility Fellowships for 2-4 week long visits to JustEd’s partner institutions. During these visits the mobility fellows have furthered Nordic educational research with activities such as joint writing, preparing research plans, gathering data, developing ideas, giving lectures, establishing research networks. To continue with the good experiences […]

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Discussing school achievement, gender, class and place at a conference on current school politics in Sweden

Discussing school achievement, gender, class and place at a conference on current school politics in Sweden

Elisabet Öhrn, leader of JustEd team 6, gave the opening lecture on “Equal and egalitarian school? School achievement, gender, class and place” at the conference Aktuell Skolpolitik (Current school politics) 30-31 August 2017. Aktuell skolpolitik is one of the biggest conferences in the field of education in the Northern Sweden. This annual conference is an […]

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“Learning to become a labour market citizen” – visiting scholar seminar at the University of Gothenburg

By on 15.10.2015 in Guest lectures

Lecture by Docent Sirpa Lappalainen from the University of Helsinki on Wednesday 21 October 2015 at 13:00-14:45 at the University of Gothenburg, Department of Education and Special Education (A1:311) “In earlier decades, education was largely a national project, but more recently, it has been implicated in transnational, especially European policy-making. It is argued that education […]

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Doctoral student positions at the University of Helsinki

By on 02.09.2015 in Calls
Doctoral student positions at the University of Helsinki

The University of Helsinki Doctoral Programmes of School, Education, Society and Culture (SEDUCE) and Psychology, Learning and Communication (PsyCo) invite applications for doctoral student positions for a 1–4 year period starting from 1.1.2016. The duration of the employment contract depends on the phase of the appointee´s thesis. More information on the doctoral student positions and […]

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Marketisation of Education – seminars at the University of Helsinki and Trinity College Dublin

By on 27.08.2015 in Guest lectures
Marketisation of Education – seminars at the University of Helsinki and Trinity College Dublin

The “Marketisation of public education” was discussed during seminars at the University of Helsinki and Trinity College in Dublin . On Thursday 27 August Dr Maija Salokangas, assistant professor at Trinity College Dublin, offered a critical examination to the implications of English academies at national and local levels, with a specific focus on academy teachers’ professional autonomy. […]

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The summer school – new ideas and collaboration

By on 24.08.2015 in Seminars
The summer school – new ideas and collaboration

JustEd summer school 2015 “A Nordic Model?” gathered together nearly 60 researchers and doctoral students to discuss social, economic, political and cultural aspects of justice and education in the Nordic countries and globally. The summer school week was composed of lectures, paper and poster sessions and workshops. The majority of the doctoral students were from […]

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From economic justice to classroom practices – Day one at the JustEd Summer School

By on 18.08.2015 in Seminars
From economic justice to classroom practices – Day one at the JustEd Summer School

JustEd Summer School 2015 started with keynote talks, poster presentations and discussions around education, justice and the Nordic Model. First keynote speaker of the day one, Professor Kalle Moene from the Centre of studies of Equality, Social Organization and Performance in the Nordic countries (ESOP), discussed issues related to economic justice and the Nordic model. […]

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‘A Nordic Model?’ at Voksenåsen on Monday 17 August

By on 11.08.2015 in Uncategorized
‘A Nordic Model?’ at Voksenåsen on Monday 17 August

The JustEd Summer School ‘A Nordic Model?’ starts at Voksenåsen, Oslo, on Monday 17 August with an open day when everyone interested is welcome to attend. Please register for the open day by Thursday 13 August through the following link: https://elomake.helsinki.fi/lomakkeet/62220/lomake.html Programme of the Open Day

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