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

  • k.olsen-foto Disputation: Kathrin Olsen Apr. 26, 2019 12:15 PM

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

    Teachers’ practices of supporting the social participation for children with autism in the informal environment of kindergarten. A critical interpretive case-study with a cross-cultural perspective.

  • de-freitas Open lecture: "Levelling up: Is it unethical not to use games in education?" Apr. 30, 2019 10:15 AM

    Welcome to an interesting hour with Professor Sara de Freitas.

  • marianne-takvam-kindt-240x266 Disputation: Marianne Takvam Kindt May 2, 2019 12:15 PM

    Master Marianne Takvam Kindt at the Department of Education defends her doctoral dissertation for the degree of PhD:

    Beyond heritage and acculturation. Accounts of upbringing, choices, and plans from children of immigrants in prestigious higher education in Norway.