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Time and place: Sep. 27, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, auditorium 1, Helga Engs hus, University of Oslo

This one day conference addresses the aim of the ACRAS project: to develop methods of culturally responsive assessment, which allow for differentiation and the contextualisation of learning in a culturally appropriate manner.


Time and place: May 31, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM, Room UE26, Niels Henrik Abel building, Blindern

Being able to read and create a variety of multimodal representations (including verbal language, gestures, and a range of visual representations) is essential to participate in discourses involving science – for science specialists as well as for citizenship.

Time and place: May 22, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM, Room 2F - 2nd floor HumSam Library, Georg Sverdrups building, UiO

First Session: The Anthropocene. The reading group is open to all. Please note change of date.

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2018 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Niels Henrik Abels hus , Room 407

A bilingual seminar with Odin Lysaker and Camilla Haugli Nybråten, with the participation of Nayla Naoufal organised by Challenges of Sustainability in Educational Research group.

Time and place: Mar. 12, 2018 9:15 AM - 1:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups House, Gr. Room 7

This seminar presents two projects with a common focus on recent developments in the international trend of school reform: “Policy Knowledge and Lesson Drawing in Nordic School Reform in an Era of International Comparison” and “REFORMED - Reforming Schools Globally: A Multiscalar Analysis of Autonomy and Accountability Policies in the Education Sector”.

Time and place: Feb. 15, 2018 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Georg Sverdrup building, Grupperom 1

Professor Gert Biesta (Brunel University London) lectures in this seminar organized by research group Curriculum Studies, Leadership and Educational Governance (CLEG).

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM, Room U36, Helga Eng building

In this seminar Natalie Papanastasiou from the University of Amsterdam presents the emerging findings from a 2-year individual postdoctoral project. The seminar draws on political ethnography of a European Commission (DG-EAC) Working Group which develops best practices in the area of school governance, and consists mainly of national representatives from ministries of education across Europe.  

Time and place: June 14, 2017 - 12:15 PM, Georg Sverdrup Building, Teaching Room 2

Research groups SISCO and TEPEC invites you to this seminar with contributions from members of the project REDE (Representation and Participation in Science Discourses) advisory board: Senior lecturer Karim Hamza (Stockholm University), Professor Carolyn S. Wallace (Kennesaw State University) and Professor Hilda Borko (Stanford University).

Time and place: June 1, 2017 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM, Aud 2, Georg Sverdrups hus

Research groups Curriculum Studies, Leadership and Educational Governance (CLEG) and Large-scale Educational Assessment (LEA) welcomes you to this seminar. Speakers are Kjartan Steffensen and Lars Kirkebøen from Statistics Norway, and Tina Trujillo is from UC Berkeley’s Graduate School of Education.

Time and place: June 21, 2016 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Grupperom 7, 3rd floor, Georg Sverdrups Hus, Blindern.

A seminar with Professor Anne Edwards (University of Oslo/University of Oxford). Edwards will present some of her latest work on agency in teacher education.

Time and place: June 13, 2016 12:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Nils Henrik Abel House, room 400

A seminar with Professor Jill Blackmore, Deakin University, Australia.

Time and place: June 1, 2016 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Room 400, Niels Henrik Abels hus, Blindern

In this Brown Bag seminar, Dr. Tina Trujillo discusses her research that examines the political, social, and policy dimensions of the United States’ educational program that was originally intended to place short-term teachers in under-staffed schools, Teach For America (TFA).

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2016 - Mar. 17, 2016, room 231 and 232, Helga Engs hus

Join us for the open lectures with Professor Thomas Popkewitz (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Professor Daniel Tröhler (University of Luxembourg) March 16th and 17th.

Time and place: Nov. 19, 2015 10:00 AM - Nov. 20, 2015 12:00 PM, room 231, Helga Engs hus

Join us for the open lectures of PhD course UV9357 - Developing functional scientific literacy by school science teaching.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2015 9:15 AM - Oct. 27, 2015 11:30 AM, Helga Engs hus, U35 and U36

Professor Geert Kelchtermans, Center for Educational Policy, Innovation & Teacher Education, University of Leuven, Belgium, is visiting our Faculty October 26th-27th.