Past events

2016

Seminar: Gender Politics in Turkey – an overview.  University of Gothenburg, 11 May 2016.

Seminar: Queering the School! Disrupting Heteronormativity in Education.  University of Helsinki, 17 May 2016.

Doctoral course in Gender and Education. University of Gothenburg, starting 9 February, 2016.

JustEd Conference: Actors for Social Justice in Education. University of Helsinki, 8-9 March, 2016. Deadline for online registration 31 January 2016.

NERA Congress. Social Justice, Equality and Solidarity in Education? University of Helsinki, 9-11 March, 2016. Deadline for early bird online registration 15 February, 2016.

“Bringing Teacher Education Forward ­– National and International Perspectives”. University of Oslo, 6-8 June, 2016. Deadline for abstract submission 1. March, 2016.

JustEd Summer School “Cultures of Justice” in Gothenburg, 8–12 August.

Open Day at JustEd Summer School: “Practice what you teach: social justice education in the classroom”
Gothenburg, 8 August.

 

2015

Public talks about processes of privatization in education. University of Helsinki, 10 December,

Learning Spaces for Inclusion and Social Justice: Education in multicultural societies Conference
WHEN: 15-17 October 2015
WHERE: University of Iceland, Reykjavik

PhD module: Inclusion, diversity and schooling Intensive course
WHEN: 24-27 November
WHERE: University of Gothenburg

Visiting scholar seminar: “Learning to become a labour market citizen” by Docent Sirpa Lappalainen.
University of Gothenburg, 21 October.

Rannsóknir og þróunarstarf í framhaldsskólum
Upper Secondary School at the Crossroads Conference
Comprehensive Secondary School at Ármúli, Reykjavík, 25 September 2015

Lecture and workshop on Marketisation of public education: the case of English Academies
University of Helsinki, 27 August

JustEd Summer school 2015 “A Nordic model?”
Voksenåsen, Oslo, 17-21 August 2015

Seminar: A global epidemic of mental ill-health? Interdisciplinary perspectives on the educational implications of reconfiguring social, economic and human crises.
University of Helsinki, 4-5 June

Conference: Education, Society and Culture (ESC) XVII Conference
University of Helsinki, 1 June 2015

Seminar: Education for Tomorrow – Annual Conference 2015
Uppsala, 27-28 May 2015

Open lectures: Multilingualism in Sweden and Queering the upper secondary school in Iceland
University of Helsinki, 20 May 2015

Launch event: Education for All Global Monitoring Report 2015: Achievements, Challenges and the Post-2015 Agenda
University of Helsinki, 10 April 2015

Conference: What promotes labour force participation for vocational students with special needs education?
Østfold University College, Halden, 5 May 2015

Seminar: Futures of Comparative Research in Education Politics and Sociology of the Possible
University of Helsinki, 2 March 2015

Open lecture: Extremism in Europe and the Breivik case – any implications for teaching and learning?
University of Helsinki, 23 February 2015

 

2014

Meeting: JustEd all teams meeting
University of Helsinki, 3 December 2014

Open lecture: Consequences of differentiated policies and teaching practices in the Swedish school system
University of Helsinki, 5 November 2014

Open lecture: Feminism: theoretical framework and social movement
University of Helsinki, 7 October 2014

JustEd summer school: “Methodological approaches to justice through education”
Hanasaari, Espoo, 17-22 August 2014

Seminar: ‘From Elite School to Ruling Elite: The Narcissistic Economies of Elite Schools and the Production of Masculinities’
WHEN: June 4, at 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
WHERE: University of Iceland
More information

Conference: ”Equality, Equity and Justice in Education – Discourses and Realities” ESC XVI – CONFERENCE
WHEN: Friday 23 May 2014, 9 am – 8 pm
WHERE:  University of Helsinki, Siltavuorenpenger 5A
More information

Conference: Shaping the future of Nordic education
Annual conference of the research programme Education for Tomorrow
WHEN: May 19-20, 2014
WHER: Harpa – Conference Centre, Reykjavik, Iceland
More information at the NordForsk website

Workshop (JustEd team 3): Stanford Training Manual Coding Workshop (PLATO Manual)
WHEN: May 12-16, 2014
WHERE: at Stanford University, USA

Workshop:Bringing Critical Thinking into Life in the Academia (Session 5)
WHEN: May 16th
WHERE: University of Helsinki, Finland
Workshop programme

Guest lecture: Dr. Paul Tractenberg, professor of Law at Rutgers Law School-Newark, “Law and Litigation as a Force for Educational Reform and Social Justice: How Relevant is the U.S. Experience to Finland?”
WHEN: Thursday 8 May 2014 at 12:30-14:00
WHERE: Room K218 , Minerva, Siltavuorenpenger 5A, University of Helsinki

Seminar: Från samlokaliserade skolor till tvåspråkiga skolor?
WHEN:
April 23, 2014 at 12-17
WHERE:
University of Helsinki (Minervatori)
More information

Panel discussion: Vammaisten lasten ja nuorten osallisuuden mahdollisuudet ja reunaehdot
WHEN: 11 April 2014, 2-4 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki (Minervatori)
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Seminar: Opening of the research centre AGORA for the study of social justice and equality in education
WHEN: 11.4.2014, 11 am-4 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki (Minervatori)
More information (in Finnish)

Guest lecture: Professor Kathryn Ecclestone, University of Sheffield, “An emotional turn in education policy and practice: responding to the ‘vulnerability zeitgeist’’
WHEN: Thursday April 11, 10:15 am – 12:00 am, Athena room 302, Siltavuorenpenger 3A, University of Helsinki

Workshop: Bringing Critical Thinking into Life in the Academia: Pedagogical encounters (Session 4)
WHEN: April 4, 10 am – 3 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki
Workshop programme

Seminar: Tiedon ja taidon ammattilaiset – tutkimuksen ja käytännön vuoropuhelua ammatillisen koulutuksen kipukohdista
WHEN: April 1, 2014 at 9.00 – 15.45
WHERE: Hotelli Presidentti, Eteläinen Rautatiekatu 4, Helsinki
More information

Seminar: Citizenship, Gender and Democracy in Turkey: From the Pedagogical State´s Desirable Citizen to the Enacting Citizen (with Assoc. Professor Tuba Kanci, Yıldırım Beyazıt University)
WHEN: March 20, 2014 at 13.15-15.00
WHERE: Department of Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg, Room Pilen K309
More information: Marie Carlson, marie.carlson(a)socav.gu.se

Seminar: Kön och karriär inom akademin – En studie inom det utbildningsvetenskapliga fältet
WHEN: 19 March 2014, 1pm – 4pm
WHERE: Department of Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg, Room Pilen K309
More information

JustEd biennial conference: Justice through Education: Marketisation and equity in embedded contexts
WHEN: March 4-5, 2014
WHERE: Lillehammer, Norway
Conference page

Workshop: Bringing Critical Thinking into Life in the Academia: Education, knowledge and power (Session 3)
WHEN: January 31, 10 am – 3 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki, Finland
Workshop programme

JustEd team 6 meeting
WHEN: January  29-30, 2014
WHERE: Gothenburg, Sweden
for more information contact team leader Elisabet Öhrn

JustEd team 1 meeting
WHEN: 24 January 2014
WHERE: University of Turku, Finland

JustEd team 1 meeting
WHEN: 24 January 2014
WHERE: University of Turku, Finland

JustEd team 5 meeting
WHEN: 23-24 January, 2014
WHERE: Helsinki, Finland

Workshop (JustEd team 3): Analyzing Justice in Education through Video Analyses: Student Engagement and Teacher –Student interaction
WHEN: 9-10 January, 2014
WHERE: University of Oslo, Norway
Workshop programme

 

2013

Open lectures: ‘Policy, Politics and the Political in Education’
ORGANIZERS: NCoE JustEd theme 1 in cooperation with the Master´s Degree Program in Sociology and Politics in Education (KSP) at the University of Helsinki
WHEN: November 14-15, 2013
WHERE: University of Helsinki
Programme and more information

Seminar: NCoE JustEd local seminar in Helsinki
WHEN: Tuesday October 29, 2013 at 14.00-16.30
WHERE: Athena room 302, Siltavuorenpenger 3A, University of Helsinki

Workshop: Bringing Critical Thinking into Life in the Academia: Critical thinking as a powerful process
WHEN: October 25, 10 am – 3 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki
Workshop programme

Guest lecture:  Gary Miron, professor of Evaluation, Measurement and Research, Western Michigan University:  “Design and impact of school choice reforms in an international context”
WHEN:  Thursday October 17, 2013 at 14.00-16.00
WHERE:  Room K222, Minerva Plaza, Siltavuorenpenger 5A, University of Helsinki
No registration required

Workshop: Bringing Critical Thinking into Life in the Academia: Critical thinking as a powerful process
WHEN: September 19, 10 am – 3 pm
WHERE: University of Helsinki
Workshop programme

Kick-off seminar
WHEN: August 19-20, 2013
WHERE: University of Helsinki

 

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