Mikko Puustinen, University Lecturer

mikko.puustinen[at]helsinki.fi Publications

Mikko Puustinen is university lecturer in history and social studies education. His research interests include also teacher education. Recently, Puustinen has studied the disciplinary base of history and social studies with close connection to disciplinary literacy and powerful knowledge. During 2018 and 2019 Puustinen implemented an observation study which shed light on what goes on in Finnish history classrooms. Puustinen is part of the international KOSS network which draws from the concepts of ‘powerful knowledge’ and ‘epistemic quality’. His other research interests include economic literacy education and the meanings in-service teachers perceive in educational research and theory. (Photo Joel Grandell)