Teacher  Training School  of the University of Lapland

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.


  • principal and vice principal
  • 18 class teachers 
  • 9 subject teachers 
  • 3 other

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

  1. research
  2. teaching experiment
  3. in-service training

Heikki Ervast, Principal

Contact info: The Teacher Training School of the University  of Lapland
Pohjolankatu 23
96100 Rovaniemi