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JustEd doctoral students’ key takeaways from ECER 2018

By on 18.09.2018 in Conferences, PhD thesis
JustEd doctoral students’ key takeaways from ECER 2018

Did you attend ECER 2018 in Bolzano, Italy? So did many of JustEd’s PhD students from the University of Helsinki – we asked them about their biggest key takeaways and the overall experiences from the conference. For Ida Hummelstedt-Djedou, the conference provided a marvelous opportunity to connect on both a professional and social level: “It […]

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Photos from conference dinner and dance

By on 05.06.2018 in Conferences
Photos from conference dinner and dance

We have received a lot of feedback from the JustEd2018 conference attendees and apparently, the conference was a success! The attendees were especially satisfied with the interesting topics and the supportive atmosphere. Here you can see some fresh photos from the conference dinner and dance, by photographer Elisa Lovati. Have you already had a look […]

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JustEd2018 conference: Photos from day 2

By on 24.05.2018 in Conferences
JustEd2018 conference: Photos from day 2

The JustEd2018 international research conference connected researchers from all over the world, sharing their knowledge and experiences on how to promote social justice through education on a global scale. Check out the photos from day 2 in the gallery below: Photos: Riikka Mäkinen & Charlotta Järf

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JustEd2018 conference day 2: Gender and sexual equality and diversity

JustEd2018 conference day 2: Gender and sexual equality and diversity

How can homophobia be diminished in schools and classrooms? Should gender and sexuality education be part of the official curriculum? How should gender and sexuality be framed in teaching? These questions, among others, were discussed in the keynote sessions on the second day of the JustEd2018 international research conference. Keynote speakers Ann Phoenix (University of London, England) […]

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JustEd2018 conference: Photos from day 1

By on 23.05.2018 in Conferences
JustEd2018 conference: Photos from day 1

The JustEd2018 international research conference gathers 180 participants from 24 countries. During day 1, the participants enjoyed keynote and paper sessions, in addition to a delicious dinner and dancing in the evening. Check out the photos from day 1 in the gallery below: Photos: Riikka Mäkinen & Charlotta Järf

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JustEd2018 conference:
Book of abstracts available online

JustEd2018 conference: <br>Book of abstracts available online

Are you curious about the paper, poster and symposia sessions at the JustEd2018 international research conference in Helsinki? Now all the abstracts are available online. You can access the book of abstracts here!  

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JustEd2018 conference day 1: 180 academics promoting social justice through education

JustEd2018 conference day 1: 180 academics promoting social justice through education

The first day of the JustEd2018 conference was filled with interesting keynote sessions, symposia, paper and poster presentations – and above all, 180 enthousiastic participants from all over the world with one mutual goal: promoting social justice through education. In  his keynote speech, Professor Nihad Bunar (University of Stockholm) raised questions on how to provide inclusive education opportunities for newly […]

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Student volunteers getting ready for JustEd2018 conference

By on 16.05.2018 in Conferences
Student volunteers getting ready for JustEd2018 conference

Did you know that Finland has more saunas than cars? That was one of the funny facts that came up at yesterday’s training for students volunteers, currently preparing for the upcoming #JustEd2018 conference next week. The volunteers learned how to answer all kinds of questions concerning the conference schedules, practical information but also some curiousities about […]

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JustEd2018 conference programme now available

JustEd2018 conference programme now available

The upcoming week, more than 175 delegates from 23 countries will join us in Helsinki for the international conference JustEd2018  ‘Promoting Justice through Education’ . We just published the Programme booklet, where you can find all the information needed for preparing for the upcoming conference. Check out the timetables, maps, practical guidelines and read more about the keynote sessions and the paper and poster sessions. […]

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Panel discussion: Pedagogical implications based on JustEd research findings

Panel discussion: Pedagogical implications based on JustEd research findings

JustEd researchers from Iceland, Sweden and Finland took part in a panel discussion at this week’s Nordic conference on teacher education in Vaasa, Finland. The panel addressed policies and practices in teaching from a Nordic perspective, and presented research findings from several studies focusing on gender equality, inclusion/exclusion, multiplicity, teaching approaches and classroom interaction. The […]

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