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Recent international references

JAMK's Teacher Education is not only participating but building new beneficial networks with the international partners from all over the world.

You can find our recent international references from the list below. The references include educational development programmes as well as research projects.

The West Balkans: Macedonia and Kosovo

  • MEd@UP – Modernization Teacher Education at University of Pristina (2013-2016)
  • Improving Pedagogical Skills of VET Teachers and Leadership Management Skills of Principals in Kosovo and Macedonia (2011-2012)


  • ToT Nepal – Training of Trainers for Teacher Qualification Upgrading Program in Nepal (2013-2015)
  • HOPE 2 – Holistic Partnership in Social Work and Health Care Education in Vietnam and Nepal (2011-2013)



  • Master class programme on Innovative Pedagogy and Technologies in training and retraining of specialists in nursing 5/2013
  • Training programme for Nazarbayev Intellectual School teachers in Uralsk on; Basics in effective use of ICT in learning 4/2013


  • Strengthening the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education Institutional Capacity (NAQAAE) with a View to Improving the Accreditation and Quality Assurance Education System (2013-2015)

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Training Programme in Career Guidance for Saudi VET trainers 11/2012
  • Training Programme in Vocational Pedagogy for the Saudi TVTC trainers, 4/2012-6/2012 in Finland


  • Training Programmes for Russian Principals in Russia and Finland (11/2011 and 10/2012)
  • Upgrading the Contents of Russian In-service Vocational Teacher Training (2004-2005)

Baltia: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

  • TIMA-Balt, Tranfer of Innovative Methodology for Assessment of VET Teachers´ Prior Learning (2007-2010)
  • TransNet – research project on inclusive education in Estonian VET, 2003-2005, Estonia
  • Transition project in Estonia (2000-2003) and Lithuania (2003-2004)

If you want to see more specific list of our recent international projects and educational development, please upload the reference list here. (pdf)

Education in Finland

How does the Finnish education system work? What are the teacher qualifications? Please find important links below.



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Kalavainen Jari

Kalavainen Jari

Päällikkö opettajankoulutus, Head of Department Teacher Education
Jatkokoulutukset, Further Education
Ammatillinen opettajakorkeakoulu, Professional Teacher Education
Hautanen Juha

Hautanen Juha

Päällikkö opettajankoulutus, Head of Department Teacher Education
Opettajankoulutus, Teacher Education
Ammatillinen opettajakorkeakoulu, Professional Teacher Education
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