Video-Supported education Alliance ViSuAL
Video Supported Collaborative Learning ViSuAL -project is build on the facts that in teacher
training and education in general, seems to be lack of a workable pedagogy for the use of video-based
communication tools and platforms to support learning and professionalization to
prepare students for a knowledge-based economy and society. In addition,
teacher education and training is not providing adequate pedagogical and
technical competence for using video tools for collaborative learning.
develop, test and validate pedagogical models and practices for video-supported
To integrate the created pedagogical model and practices into the teacher
education and professionalization to capacitate future HEI teachers.
create, test and validate concepts for experimentation based pedagogical
co-creation in partnership of education technology designers, pedagogical
researchers, teachers and their students.
provide scientific evidence on the effect of video-based communication tools on
professionalization of teacher trainees to support the validation of the
provide an assessment tool for evaluating impact of video-supported
collaborative learning on professional development.
In JAMK the project is run by The School of Professional Teacher
Education. Two other schools involved are The School of Health and Social
Studies and The School of Business.
information: Sirpa Laitinen-Väänänen (Researcher), School
of Professional Teacher Education, firstname.lastname@example.org,
international website: http://visualproject.eu/
national website: https://www.jamk.fi/en/Research-and-Development/RDI-Projects/visual/