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FSR Future School Research 1st Wave Seminar 16.11.2011
University of Oulu, Information Building 2

What is Future School Pedagogy Like?

What kind of functions does future school have?
How does technology support learning future skills?

The University of Oulu, the City of Oulu and local companies have
in cooperation developed learning environments of the future school.
Come and see the results of the projects!

Teachers, principals, teacher educators, researchers , representatives
of educational administration and other stakeholders are warmly
welcome to participate in the seminar!


The programme takes place mainly in Finnish.

9.00  Registration and Morning Coffee
Techno Fair and Poster Session open

9.30 Future School Research Project
Dean Riitta-Liisa Korkeamäki, Faculty of Education

9.45 Developing Future School in cooperation with the University
Head of Comprehensive Education Arto Willman, City of Oulu

10.15  Literacy pedagogy in the digital age: The use of Web 2.0 tools in early years settings and primary schools
Professor Jackie Marsh, University of Sheffield (in English)

11.00 Lunch and Techno Fair

12.10 Three Rounds of Workshop Sessions (30 min. each)

14.00  Networking & Fruits

14.20 Changing learning environmient
Pasi Kurttila and Markku Lang, eNorssi / iTEC project

15.00 Publication of the FSR 1st Wave book “Developing Future School: New Technology Inspires and Challenges”

Take part in conversation during the seminar day on an interactive wall forum.

Further information:

Henna Mikkola
Project Manager
+358 40 1842841

Johanna Paaso-Rantala
Research assistant
+358 8 553 3814