News and Events

Summary of the latest research news and events from the Faculty of Educational Sciences.

Research news

  • quint_klette_504 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.

  • Den-gode-elevsamtalen-507x253 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”.

  • Safwat-4b 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.

Research events

  • Brown Bag Seminar: Niek Frans Dec. 10, 2019 10:30 AM
  • tamar Disputation: Tamar Kalandadze Dec. 12, 2019 12:15 PM

    Master Tamar Kalandadze at the Department of Special Needs Education defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD:

    Making Sense of the Word and the World: Figurative Language Comprehension in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

  • peim Open seminar: "Rethinking the role of thinking in research" Dec. 13, 2019 2:15 PM

    Welcome to this open research seminar with Dr. Nick Peim, University of Birmingham. UK. The seminar explores the resources available from philosophy and theory that can be practically applied to any educational research project.