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Do you wish to develop your teaching skills, knowledge of applied contemporary pedagogy and innovative thinking?

Take a chance to study for 2 months in the heart of Finland, in Jyväskylä. You will be hosted by Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences JAMK and Häme University of Applied Sciences HAMK, known for top quality pedagogy and successful cooperation in Kazakhstan.The programme is aimed at Kazakhstani teachers from technical and vocational colleges (TVET), universities as well as secondary and upper secondary schools.

Programme: Internship Programme in Teaching
Specialisation:
 Code 50T "Pedagogy and Psychology"
Training type: Full-time studies
Length: 2-month programme, on 23 October – 15 December 2017

Kazakhstani teachers have a great chance to participate in our carefully tailored professional development programme in Finland. This programme is designed for Kazakhstani teachers from technical and vocational colleges (TVET), universities as well as secondary and upper secondary schools. 

The main focus will be on teacher development: applied pedagogy, curriculum and pedagogical innovations in schools. The 2-month programme will consist of a mixture of seminars, workshops, observations, study visits and teamwork led by experienced teacher trainers. Programme will also include collaborative seminars between Finnish and Kazakhstani teachers, partnership schools and participants of the programme to share experiences. Applied pedagogical competence is developed through theory and practice in the field of teacher development. The methods of teaching and learning used in the programme will model wide range of skills and methods applied in Finnish education system.

The programme is provided by JAMK University of Applied Sciences in collaboration with Häme University of Applied Sciences HAMK, both known for top quality pedagogy and successful cooperation in Kazakhstan.

Why Finland?

It is hard to think of any better place for developing pedagogical skills than Finland. Finland is globally known for the high standard of education. Amazing learning outcomes in different levels of education are results of the quality of Finnish education system and world’s best teachers. In the highly respected teacher profession pedagogical qualification is expected. Furthermore according to researches, Finland is one of the world’s best places to live.

Our educational expertise is based on advanced pedagogical thinking and innovative approaches to teaching and learning. Our teacher education expertise especially in professional pedagogy is one of the keys to succeed in developing education with partners all over the world. The learner, who in this case might be you, and learners’ needs are always in the center of our education.

Implementation

Teacher Internship Programme will take place in autumn 2017. These 2‐month studies will consist of a mixture of seminars, workshops, visits and teamwork led by experienced teacher trainers, placements in partnership schools. Programme will also include collaborative seminars between Finnish and Kazakhstani teachers, partnership schools and participants of the programme to share experiences. 

The language of the programme is English, interpreted into Russian. Our modern learning environments and digital learning technology will be utilised during the studies.

Intended learning outcomes

During the programme the participants will gain:

  • updated skills as a teacher in learning and teaching and - skills to select and apply varied pedagogical and assessment methods
  • ability to evaluate and reflect own school practices in pedagogical innovations
  • capacity to develop school-based and practice-based research and development activities within the context of own school
  • enhanced communication skills in English in educational contexts
Apply

Apply for the programme through Bolashak Scholarship Programme. Application period will be published soon at the Bolashak website.

Please find the more detailed application information and application forms at Bolashak website. The links are listed below:

Please contact

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will be glad to tell you more about the programme and studying at JAMK.

Requests for invitation letter and documents can be sent via email to bolashak@jamk.fi

Email to bolashak@jamk.fi