Marko van den Berg, Researcher

marko.vandenberg[at]helsinki.fi Publications

marko-van-den-bergMarko van den Berg is a teacher trainer. His current position is at the Normal Lyceum which is the Teacher Training School at the University of Helsinki. He has also been working continuously as a university lecturer in the Faculty of Educational Sciences. Marko van den Berg finished his PhD in 2007. His post-doctoral scientific interests relate to the historical consciousness of the young people, as well as attitudes of Finnish youth concerning different kinds of social questions. Recently, van den Berg has been studying the command of historical literature among high school students. He has also participated in textbook projects (history and civics) and been an expert in working committees that reformed the history and civics core curricula for comprehensive school. Marko van den Berg has served several times as a Pestalozzi program trainer.