Coordination meeting October 2019
University of Helsinki

 TRAIN THE TRAINERS WORKSHOP AND STEM COORDINATOR MEETING OF THE ERASMUS+ KA2 PROJECT

 

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“INTEGRATED APPROACH TO STEM TEACHER TRAINING”, STEM

 

22-25 October 2019

University of Helsinki

Address: Exactum-building, Pietari Kalmin katu 5, Helsinki, Finland.

 

P R O G R A M M E

 

Working language is English

 

22 October, Tuesday

9:00 – 9:30

Registration of participants, Exactum-building – room B120

Opening session

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

9:30 – 10:30

Welcoming words and backgrounds of STEM education in University of Helsinki, prof. Maija Aksela, University of Helsinki, Director of LUMA Centre Finland.

10:30 – 11:30

Presentation of the organizational structure and teacher education in STEM education, Topias Ikävalko

11:30 – 12:30

Lunch at Exactum-builing, Unicafe restaurant

Research and STEM education models

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

12:30 – 13:30

Design Based Research as a tool for development, Johannes Pernaa, University teacher, Chemistry Education Unit, University of Helsinki

13:30 – 14:15

STEM Center collaboration model, Oona Kiviluoto, Project manager, LUMA Centre Finland

14:15 – 14:45

Coffee Break

Drama workshop

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

14:45 – 16:30

Drama tools in STEM Education, Jaakko Turkka, Researcher, Chemistry Education Unit, University of Helsinki

16:30

End of the day

 

23 October, Wednesday

 

09:00

Registration of participants, Metsätalo-building, Room 25, Address: Unioninkatu 40, Helsinki

Makerspace workshop

Chair: Oona Kiviluoto, LUMA Centre Finland, University of Helsinki

09:00 - 10:30

Makerspace learning, Sini Riikonen, Researcher, Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki

10:30 – 11:30

Break and walk to Helsinki Normal Lyceum, Address: Ratakatu 6, Helsinki

Visit at Helsinki Normal Lyceum

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

11:30 – 11:35

Welcome words in Teachers’ Lounge, Ms Jaana Silvennoinen

11:35 – 12:50

Lesson observation, Ms Annina Rostila, room B311 and Ms Pipsa Blomgren, room B305

12:50 – 13:20

School lunch at School Cafeteria

13: 30 – 14:45

The role of practical activities in science education, Ms Tiina Ranta-aho, room A107

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 – 15:30

Presentation of Helsinki Normal Lyceum, Ms Jaana Silvennoinen

15:30 – 16:00

Break and walk to Porthania, Room P219, Address: Yliopistonkatu 3, Helsinki

Reflections and discussion

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

16:00 – 17:00

Reflections on lessons learned at Helsinki Normal Lyceum

17:00

End of the day

 

 

24 October, Thursday

09:00

Registration of participants, Chemicum-builing, Address: A.I. Virtasen aukio 1, Helsinki

Hands-on activities and visit to ChemistryLab Gadolin

Chair: Oona Kiviluoto, LUMA Centre Finland, University of Helsinki

09:00 – 10:00

Hands-on activities in ChemistryLab Gadolin, Iisa Rautiainen, Science Education Coordinator, Science Education Centre, LUMA Centre Finland

Presentations of EU Partners Exactum-building, Room D123, Pietari Kalmin katu 5, Helsinki

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

10:00 – 10:45

Presentation by Keelin Leahy, University of Limerick, Ireland

10:45 – 11:30

Presentation by Gultekin Cakmakci, Hacettepe University, Turkey

11:30 – 12:30

Lunch at Exactum-builing, Unicafe restaurant

Workshops on mathematics and climate education

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

12:30 – 13:15

Hands-on activities about mathematics, Iikka Talvala, Science Education Coordinator, Science Education Centre, LUMA Centre Finland

 

13:15 – 14:00

Thinking and teaching climate systems, Tapio Rasa, Science Education Coordinator, Science Education Centre, LUMA Centre Finland

 

14:00 – 14:30

Coffee Break

 

Conclusions and discussion

Chair: Topias Ikävalko, University of Helsinki, STEM Project Coordinator

 

14:30 – 16:00

Reflection and planning of STEM Centers

 

16:00

Closing remarks for Train the Trainers Workshop and farewell

 

 

 

25 October, Friday, Coordinator meeting

09:00

Registration of participants, Exactum-building, Room D123, Pietari Kalmin katu 5, Helsinki

Work plan for 2019-2020

Chair: Janerik Lundquist, Linköping University, STEM Project Coordinator

09:00 – 10:00

Report on the Monitoring visit to Kazakhstan

10:00 – 11:00

STEM Master’s programmes, STEM centres and Summer schools.

11:00 – 12:00

 

•                     • Training workshops for teachers from PC

•                     • Training of STEM ambassadors

•                     • Quality Assurance

 

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch at Exactum-builing, Unicafe restaurant

Plans and strategies

Chair: Janerik Lundquist, Linköping University, STEM Project Coordinator

13:00 – 14:00

Equipment

14:00 – 15:00

 

•                     • Project web site, One Drive and news form partners

•                     • Dissemination events and instruments

•                     • STEM days, STEM weeks, STEM festivals

 

15:00 – 15:15

Coffee Break

Plans and strategies continues

Chair: Janerik Lundquist, Linköping University, STEM Project Coordinator

15:15 – 16:00

Financial issues

16:00 – 16:30

Inter-project coaching. Conclusions from Maxim Bondarev’s visit to Istanbul

16:30 – 17:00

Teamwork among PC participants.

17:00

Closing remarks for Coordinator meeting and farewell

 

 

Photos of the event