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  • PL 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 5A)

    00014

    Finland

20102019
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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

I am working at University of Helsinki as a postdoctoral researcher in Faculty of Educational Sciences. My main research focus is school leadership and management. I am also dedicated in the research fields of teachers’ education and training; learning and teaching methods with 21st century skills; children wellbeing; and solution focused method and growth mindset in education. I have done teaching in the area of Finnish unique teaching methodology and Phenomenon Based Learning for principals and teachers. I also co-translated several books “Teach Like Finland”, “Kids’ Skill”; “Collaboration” from English to Chinese. I obtained my Master Degree and Doctoral Degree from Aalto University in Finland. I have published a book and an article which are specialized in Channel Marketing and Relationship Management. 

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • school leadership and management
  • teacher education, teacher professional development
  • teaching methods
  • 21st century skills
  • children wellbeing
  • transformation management
  • 515 Psychology
  • Solution focused
  • coaching
  • 512 Business and Management
  • leadership and management
  • business strategy
  • customer relationship management
  • sales and marketing
  • channel management

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

Publications 2010 2019

Teachers’ Pedagogical Role as Mediators in Leading and Guiding Students’ Learning in Digital Storytelling (DST)

Niu, J. & Niemi, H., 2019, In : Seminar.net. 15, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Digital Storytelling for Twenty-First-Century Competencies with Math Literacy and Student Engagement in China and Finland

Niemi, H., Niu, S., Vivitsou, M. & Li, B., 2018, In : Contemporary Educational Technology. 9, 4, p. 331-353 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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互联网时代的芬兰教师专业发展: 从学科教师到新型学校社区的设计者

Translated title of the contribution: Finnish teacher professional development in the internet era: from subject teacher to designer of school learning communityWang, A., Song, J., Niu, S. & Niemi, H., Jan 2018, In : Zhongguo dianhua jiaoyu. 2018, 1, p. 126-132 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Open Access
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Projects 2016 2018

School Leadership project

Niu, J.

Project: Research project

Skilful Class Project

Niu, J.

Project: Research project

Future School 2030

Niemi, H., Vivitsou, M., Kallunki, V., Niu, J. & Li, B.

01/09/201630/09/2018

Project: Research project

Activities 2017 2018

Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

Jenny Niu (Visiting researcher)
18 Aug 201824 Aug 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Nordic Journal of Comparative and International Education (Journal)

Jenny Niu (Reviewer)
1 Sep 201831 Dec 2018

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

Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

Jenny Niu (Visiting researcher)
14 Nov 201826 Nov 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Jian Zhao

Hannele Niemi (Host), Shuanghong Jenny Niu (Host)
27 Aug 20172 Sep 2017

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Keynote speech: What is school for?

Jenny Niu (Speaker)
26 May 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk