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The aim of the Eduvisit is to explore the Finnish educational system, teacher education system, and evaluation of education. Participants will also learn about Finnish educational philosophy and methodological practices in the education of primary and lower and upper secondary schools as well as in early childhood education. The content will be carried out in lectures, discussions, and school visits. The visits will be escorted by a staff member of University of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+ Ltd.EXCLUSIVE VISIT TO THE UNIVERSITY OF HELSINKI’S RENOWNED TEACHER TRAINING SCHOOL
Gain an insight of the Finnish education transformation by meeting with the experts of Finnish Teacher Education. You will have an opportunity to learn from the Finnish Teacher education and exchange ideas with the leading experts of learning and education in Finland. VISIT TO THE PUBLIC SCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN IN THE HELSINKI METROPOLITAN AREA
Deepen your insight of the Finnish educational world by visiting a public school in the cities of Helsinki, Espoo or Vantaa. You will be welcomed to observe lessons and interact with principals, teachers, and pupils. Experience the daily life of the Finnish schools!Educational Visit in May 2019
We reserve the right to make changes to the programme.Tentative programmeDay1
Welcoming words and presenting the University of Helsinki and Centre for Continuing Education HY+
Presentation of the participants – who are you, where are you fromUniversity of Helsinki Centre for Continuing Education HY+
Presentation on Education system and Teacher Education in FinlandUniversity of Helsinki
Presentation on Finnish Curriculum reform and assessment and evaluationUniversity of Helsinki
Dinner together in the evening
Visit to a comprehensive school (grades 1–9) and a upper secondary school (grades 10–12) in the Helsinki metropolitan areaPresentation of the schools, lesson observation, discussions with teachers/pupils/principal
Presentation on Early Childhood Education in FinlandUniversity of HelsinkiDay 3
Visit to a vocational school in the Helsinki metropolitan areaPresentation of the school and teacher training methods. Class room observation, shadowing of the teachers followed by discussions. School lunch included.
Presentation/workshop – Tools for developing Working skills and Entrepreneurship Education from Primary school to higher educationNuori yrittäjyys / Junior Achievement Finland
Helsinki City SightseeingDay 4
Visit to a Day Care Centre: pre-primary education and transition from pre-school to schoolPresentation of the day care centre and observation of activities
Reflection and discussionsPresentation of the certificates and end of the academic programmeACCOMMODATION
You can book any hotel in Helsinki; however, all the transportations during the Eduvisit programme will be arranged to and from the hotel Arthur. HOTEL DETAILS
Address and Contact Details of the recommended hotel:Reservations:Conference:
10.5.2019Total number of rooms:
15 Standard double rooms
The first date to check the room quantity of the allotment is March 29th 2019 when 1/3 of the non-reserved rooms will be released. The final dead-line for the allotment is April 12th 2019. After this date the allotment will be automatically released.
Please find the general terms and conditions for accommodation reservations attached. It’s advisable to read them through carefully.
The rate for the conference accommodation is:
- 115 EUR/night for 1 person
- EUR 130/night/ for 2 persons
The room rate includes buffet breakfast and VAT.
Every guest will make the reservation individually with the above mentioned allotment code. Reservations by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
or by telephone +358-9-173 441
The sales department is open from 08 a.m. till 5 p.m. (Fridays from 08 a.m. till 4 p.m.).
If the guest will arrive after 6 p.m. he/she should provide valid credit card details (i.e. credit card holder, credit card number and expiry date) to guarantee the late arrival.
The reservation can be cancelled on the day before arrival without any cancellation fee. In case of a no-show there will be a charge of minimum one night.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us. Information is also available on the hotel's website at http://www.hotelarthur.fi