Dear CercleS members,
Finnish National Language Centre Days will be organised on the University of Eastern Finland′s Kuopio campus on May 30th and 31st 2017. Language and communication teachers, language centre directors and administrators, as well as other pedagogical experts from different universities around Finland will meet and discuss current matters. This spring the main themes are well-being as well as functional learning and working environments.
We are streaming the presentations of two of our main speakers on Wednesday, 31st of May (in English).
Matti Tedre (Associate Professor, Stockholm University; Professor, UEF) will be speaking about how to design meaningful learning experiences in fully online learning. His presentation will take place from 12.15 p.m. to 1.30 p.m. (UTC +3)
Jarmo Saarti is the Library Director of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF) and adjunct professor (docent) both in the University of Oulu and in the University of Tampere. The title of this presentation is "Towards Open Academic Science: Digital Tools for Opening and Enhancing Learning and Teaching”. Dr. Saarti’s presentation will be held from 1.45 p.m. to 2.15 p.m. (UTC +3)
The link to the streaming service will be available on the front page of Language Centre Days’ website on Wednesday, May 31st 2017. For more information, visit our website