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Paksuniemi, Merja

Overview
Works: 8 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 1,024 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: LA1011, 370.94897
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Merja Paksuniemi
What are Finnish teachers made of? : a glance at teacher education in Finland yesterday and today by Merja Paksuniemi( )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of this book is to provide a special viewpoint on the development of the Finnish school system and teacher education. Understanding the success of today requires information about the past. The book covers the history, ideological background, and development of Finnish teacher education from the 19th century to today. The historical review uses a northern Finnish teacher training college of Tornio as the example. This book provides interesting information about the ideological foundation of the first teacher training colleges, description of how the ideology was applied in the prac
The historical background of school system and teacher image in Finland by Merja Paksuniemi( )

11 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The purpose of the book is to identify and describe the teacher image that was inherent at the teacher training colleges in Finland during 1921 to 1945. It also points out what kind of pedagogical philosophies influenced the foundation of the Finnish school system. The book provides a historical point of view of teaching at the teacher training colleges and introduces the pedagogical methods which were used. The focus is on a teacher training college for women, located in Northern Finland, Tornio
Introduction to the Finnish educational system by Merja Paksuniemi( )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Over the last decade, Finland's educational system has become internationally recognised. Different countries have shown an interest in learning about the Finnish education system to gain a better understanding of how education is developed, planned and executed in that country. The Introduction to the Finnish Educational System aims to describe how the education system in Finland was built and what kind of aspects influence learning and teaching today. The authors of the chapters are academics and experts in the fields of teacher education or vocational education. The book presents a review of the historical and current aspects of the educational system of Finland. As such, it describes the learning path from compulsory education to vocational education and primary school teacher education, which is one of the main focuses of the Faculty of Education at the University of Lapland. Each chapter is based on its authors' research results, which are adapted for inclusion in this book. It answers an international call to provide an in-depth description of the National Finnish Education System from its beginning to today and to discuss the practical implications of these measures. Contributors are: Heikki Ervast, Marjaana Kangas, Pigga Keskitalo, Otso Kortekangas, Minna Körkkö, Outi Kyrö-Ämmälä, Pertti Lakkala, Suvi Lakkala, Merja Paksuniemi, Rauna Rahko-Ravantti, Päivi Rasi, and Heli Ruokamo"--
What Are Finnish Teachers Made Of? A Glance at Teacher Education in Finland Formerly and Today a Glance at Teacher Education in Finland Formerly & Today by Merja Paksuniemi( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

WHAT ARE FINNISH TEACHERS MADE OF? A GLANCE AT TEACHER EDUCATION IN FINLAND YESTERDAY AND TODAY; WHAT ARE FINNISH TEACHERS MADE OF? A GLANCE AT TEACHER EDUCATION IN FINLAND YESTERDAY AND TODAY; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; Contents; Preface; How was This Book Compiled?; Our Compliments; Publication Details of the Articles; Introduction: The Birth of Finnish Teacher Education; The Background of This Book; The Content of the Book; Chapter 1: Teacher Education at Finnish Teacher Training Colleges at the Beginning of the 20th Century; Student Selection for Teacher Education
Alakansakoulunopettajaseminaarin opettajakuva lukuvuosina 1921-1945 rajautuen oppilasvalintoihin, oppikirjoihin ja oheistoimintaan by Merja Paksuniemi( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Finnish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sámi Educational History in a Comparative International Perspective by Otso Kortekangas( )

1 edition published in 2019 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opiskelu Tornion seminaarissa : opiskelijoiden muisteluja by Merja Paksuniemi( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Finnish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Vahvoiksi kasvaneet : Lapin lapset sodan jaloissa by Merja Paksuniemi( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Finnish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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