[16 Nov 2015] There is an inexplicable and excessive optimism regarding what digital tools should be able to accomplish in terms of learning in Sweden¿s schools. That is the opinion of Catarina Player-Koro, associate professor at the Department of Pedagogical, Curricular and Professional Studies (IDPP), whose research examines the expectations of digital tools in relation to what is actually happening in the schools.
[7 Sep 2015] Hong Kong, China, and now Singapore. Interest in the Swedish school system from some of the world¿s best schools continues. In September, the University of Gothenburg and the City of Gothenburg¿s schools hosted a guest delegation from Singapore¿s Ministry of Education. The delegation was interested in learning more about the successful Swedish model for developing teacher expertise and teaching skills.
[24 Jun 2015] The collaboration between the Faculty of Education and the University of Hong Kong (HKU) continued in the middle of June when an HKU delegation visited Gothenburg. The visit included a 2-day mini-conference.