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"Teachers curious and sceptical about digitalisation"

"Teachers curious and sceptical about digitalisation"

Press releases   •   Sep 17, 2019 09:03 UTC

"Very early on, the University of Gävle carried out research on digitalisation in education and now national and international researchers gather for four days to discuss cutting-edge issues.,” says Göran Fransson, professor in curriculum studies at the University of Gävle.

Research project aims to spur pre-schools to learn from other countries

Research project aims to spur pre-schools to learn from other countries

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2019 12:45 UTC

“In Spain, teachers may be alone with between 24 – 30 three-years-olds, so they enhance teaching practices that facilitate such activities, and we could learn from this example,” says Kia Kimhag, researcher at the University of Gävle. The student exchange programme show that participants reacted to the fact that children in the Swedish pre-schools are independent to a high degree.

First-line managers’ work situation determines the staff’s well-being

First-line managers’ work situation determines the staff’s well-being

Press releases   •   Aug 23, 2019 08:00 UTC

“First-Line Managers are completely dependent on the support and the possibilities they get from above. This is easily forgotten when you discuss the individual manager,” says researcher Heidi Hagerman from the University of Gävle.

Researchers from Gävle aim to make children’s dreams fly

Researchers from Gävle aim to make children’s dreams fly

Press releases   •   May 22, 2019 08:00 UTC

​16 researchers from the University of Gävle will soon take a trip to 16 schools in the region to meet pupils in years 4 – 9 to tell them about their own research journeys. Some of the researchers will return to exactly the same school they themselves attended. ´I sat in these rooms and had the same dreams as you have and I now work in this field.´ It will be really exciting,” Signhild says.

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