The aim of the LUMA Centre Finland — a network of Finnish universities — is to inspire and motivate children and youth into mathematics, science and technology through the latest methods and activities of science and technology education. The aim is also to support the life-long learning of teachers working on levels of education from early childhood to universities, and strengthen the development of research-based teaching.

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New online book on national and international LUMA science education: Best solutions and models for a good future

How to inspire future factors to study mathematics, science and technology? How to support skilled teachers and prospective teachers in … Read more

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National development program, LUMA2020, brought new openings, materials and inspired collaboration between schools, universities and industry

LUMA Centre Finland (11 universities and 13 centers) implemented a national LUMA2020 program (2019-2020) which was funded by the Ministry … Read more

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Open positions: Four Doctoral Students in Science Education

Do you want to have a role in ensuring a good future for children and young people? Are you interested … Read more

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New climate change education project CLIMATE? about to begin

Concerns and questions about climate are part of everyday discussions in our societies. Also students in schools have questions they … Read more

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New professor of science education encourages scientific thinking

As a first in Finland, the University of Helsinki has established a professorship in science education focused on the natural … Read more

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