General

In Finland teachers are required a university degree, and teacher training schools are administratively part of the faculties of education.

The Teacher Training School of the University of Lapland is a primary school with grades 1-6.  There are approximately 370 pupils.

Apart from supervision of teacher trainees, the duties of the teacher training schools are:

  1. research

  2. teaching experiment

  3. in-service training

Teaching Practice

Autumn 2016

Advanced Practice 12.9.–14.10.
Orientation Practice 7.11.–25.11.

Spring 2017

Advanced Practice 13.2.–24.3.
Pedagogical Practice 16.1.–3.2.
Practice of Didactics 3.4.–3.5.

School year 2016-2017:
 
autumn term: 9.8. - 22.12.
spring term: 9.1. - 3.6.


Holidays:

autumn break: 17. - 23.10.2016
winter holiday: 6. - 12.3.2017

Contact info

The Teacher Training School of the University  of Lapland
Pohjolankatu 23
96100 Rovaniemi
Finland

Principal: Heikki Ervast
+35840484 4260

Vice principal: Jari Kuru
+35840567 5053

School secretary: Anneli Venäläinen
+ 35840525 2961