Past events

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. Deadline for online registration 16 March.

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
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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