Jari Lavonen

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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.

 

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Curriculum Vitae

Latest publications

  1. Transferring a Teaching Learning Sequence Between Two Different Educational Contexts: the Case of Greece and Finland

    Spyrtou, A., Lavonen, J., Zoupidis, A., Loukomies, A., Pnevmatikos, D., Juuti, K. & Kariotoglou, P. Feb 2018 In : International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education. 16, 3, p. 443-463 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  2. Aims for learning 21st century competencies in National Primary Science Curricula in China and Finland

    Wang, Y., Lavonen, J. M. J. & Tirri, K. A. H. 2018 In : Eurasia Journal of Mathematics, Science & Technology Education.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Opettaja voi tukea oppilaan kiinnostuksen kehittymistä

    Juuti, K. P. T. & Lavonen, J. M. J. 2018 Motivaatio ja oppiminen. Salmela-Aro, K. (ed.). PS-kustannus

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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Latest activities

  1. NorDina : Nordisk tidsskrift i naturfagdidaktikk (Journal)

    Lavonen, J. (Reviewer)
    14 Apr 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  2. Journal of Baltic Science Education (Journal)

    Lavonen, J. (Reviewer)
    13 Apr 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  3. International Journal of Science and Mathematics Education (Journal)

    Lavonen, J. (Reviewer)
    3 Apr 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

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