Summary of the latest research news and events from the Faculty of Educational Sciences.
New Nordic Centre of Excellence for research on teaching quality
Mar. 1, 2018 2:07 PM
The centre Quality in Nordic Teaching (QUINT) will contribute to new insights concerning teaching and learning, by studying classrooms in the Nordic countries.
Research on individual pupil-teacher dialogues
May 26, 2011 9:38 AM
Research group “Learning, mastery and quality of life for children at risk” is conducting an overall comprehensive survey as a part of a project “Individual pupil-teacher dialogues”.
Research on underachievement at Palestinian schools
Jan. 11, 2011 9:31 AM
Unstable political situation in Palestine has affected all groups of population including the most vulnerable group – children. Underachievement has always been a problem in Palestinian schools but lately the situation has become unmanageable. There is a risk of further consequences for the society given the growing rates of drop outs. What contributes to the problem and how to solve it? This is the topic of PhD dissertation of Safwat Y. Diab at the Department of Special Needs Education.
Public Defence: Jennifer Maria Luoto
Apr. 15, 2021 2:00 PM
Master of Philosophy Jennifer Maria Luoto at the Department of Teacher Education and School Research will publicly defend the dissertation Exploring, understanding, and problematizing patterns of instructional quality: A study of instructional quality in Finnish–Swedish and Norwegian lower secondary mathematics classrooms for the degree of Philosophiae doctor.
Public Defence: Ingrid Miriam Rodrick Beiler
Apr. 16, 2021 2:00 PM
MA Ingrid Miriam Rodrick Beiler at the Department of Teacher Education and School Research will defend the dissertation Multilingualism as a Resource in English Writing Instruction - Opportunities and Obstacles in Five Linguistically Diverse Classrooms in Norway for the degree of Philosophiae doctor.
Nordic Modes of Bildung, Schooling, and Upbringing - The interplay between individualism, collectivism, and institutionalized lives
Apr. 22, 2021 9:00 AM
Conference organized by the two UiO:Nordic projects “The Nordic Education Model” and “Living the Nordic Model”.