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  • PL 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5A)

    00014

    Finland

1984 …2020

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

 

Dr. Jari Lavonen is a Professor of Physics and Chemistry Education at the University of Helsinki, Finland. He is a director of National Teacher Education Forum and member of the steering committee of the Finnish Education Evaluation Centre. He is a visiting professor at the Michigan State University and University of Johannesburg. He has been researching science and technology education and teacher education for the last 31 years and his main research interests are science and technology teaching and learning, curriculum development, teacher education and use of ICT in education. He has published altogether 150 refereed scientific papers in journals and books, 140 other articles and 160 books for either science teacher education or for science education. He has been active in international consulting, for example, involving the renewal of teacher education for example in Norway, Peru and South Africa.

 

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • Science education
  • Motivation
  • curriculum research

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

A Collaborative Design for a Finnish Teacher Education Development Programme

Lavonen, J., Mahlamäki-Kultanen, S., Vahtivuori-Hänninen, S. & Mikkola, A., 2020, In : Journal of teacher education and educators. 9, 2, p. 241-262 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Curiosity and Interest in the Moment: Their Networks and Demarcations

Tang, X., Lavonen, J. & Salmela-Aro, K., 2020, American Educational Research Association (AERA) 2020 conference.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Curriculum and Teacher Education Reforms in Finland That Support the Development of Competences for the Twenty-First Century

Lavonen, J., 2020, Audacious Education Purposes: How Governments Transform the Goals of Education Systems . Reimers, F. M. (ed.). Cham: Springer, p. 65-80 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Education and Technology in Sciences: First International Congress, CISETC 2019, Arequipa, Peru, December 10–12, 2019, Revised Selected Papers

Villalba Condori, K. O. (ed.), Aduriz-Bravo, A. (ed.), Lavonen, J. (ed.), Wong, L-H. (ed.) & Wang, T-H. (ed.), 2020, Cham: Springer. 175 p. (Communications in Computer and Information Science; no. 1191)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Projects

Activities

Journal of Baltic Science Education (Journal)

Jari Lavonen (Reviewer)

2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

U.S-Finnish Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE)

Jari Lavonen (Speaker: Keynote)

2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Journal of Baltic Science Education (Journal)

Jari Lavonen (Reviewer)

2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Journal of Baltic Science Education (Journal)

Jari Lavonen (Reviewer)

2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Educa-Messut _ Educa Expo

Jari Lavonen (Speaker: Keynote)

24 Jan 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Press / Media

Interview in Ceska televise in Udalosti, komentare (41st minute).

Jari Lavonen

28/05/2019

1 item of Media coverage, 1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Interview in Gangtok TV

Jari Lavonen

05/12/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Interview in El Comercio

Jari Lavonen

05/03/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

INterview to Al Jazeera 27.9.2016

Jari Lavonen

27/09/2016

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media