October 6th – October 7th, 2021
EYES2021REMOTE is a unique opportunity to learn from the famous Finnish Early Childhood Education and share the best practices in different countries. In EYES2021REMOTE you will participate in online webinars and workshops. In addition, you will have access to video lectures in advance. The main idea is to stimulate critical thinking and new perspectives by making the familiar strange and provoking questions.
EYES2021REMOTE the focus is on…
Join us to learn more about these topics with other participants from around the world!
In advance videos, you will hear about the core principles and goals of Finnish ECEC and see some clips from everyday life in Finnish ECEC centers.
Wednesday 6th October
14:00-15:30 ONLINE WEBINAR: Language-rich environment -supporting children’s linguistic identity / M.Ed Heidi Wartiainen
15:45-17:15 ONLINE WORKSHOP: Language-rich environment –Comparing policies, provisions and practices in different countries (hosted by Ph.D. Piia Roos)
Thursday 7th October
14:00-15.30 ONLINE WEBINAR:Relational expertise in preschool-school transition / Ph.D. Laura Rantavuori
15:45-17:15 ONLINE WORKSHOP: Preschool-School transition – Comparing policies, provisions and practices in different countries (hosted by Ph.D. Piia Roos)
NOTE! Times are Finnish summer time (UTC+3)
Please check the correct time in your country, for instance using https://www.thetimezoneconverter.com/
Unique educational conference setup – Visit Finnish schools and job shadow teachers by the Arctic Circle.
Ms. Rauhala (B.A.) is an educational sciences student at the University of Turku with studies also in the fields of psychology, business and HR, and sociology. As an education major, she is passionate about lifelong learning and the Finnish education system. She believes in change through education. In addition, Ms. Rauhala loves to learn new languages. She completed an Erasmus + university exchange in Spain as a part of her studies and wants to work toward everyone getting international learning opportunities. Ms. Rauhala is working for VisitEDUfinn part-time while finishing her studies.