EVENTS: Bullying as the tip of the iceberg

Maija Lanas worked as a trainer, together with Tomi Kiilakoski in an intensive training day for various professionals working with children and youth in the Oulu region. Bullying is usually discussed as a simple, definable phenomenon that can be placed into specific students and treated by attending to these students or by excluding these students.… Read More EVENTS: Bullying as the tip of the iceberg

EVENTS: Discussing youth work in school in Nuori 2017 event

In the current educational climate in Finland, there is a call for more space for student participation in school, more opportunities for homes to impact education, and more effort in multi-professional groups in school. The new national core curriculum in Finland emphasizes these. Maija gave an invited lecture in the Nuori 2017 event in Tampere,… Read More EVENTS: Discussing youth work in school in Nuori 2017 event

CONGRATULATIONS! Maija will be a visiting researcher in Agora at the University of Helsinki in fall 2016

Maija will be a visiting member in Cross-sectional politics and educational practices in the era of marketization (CRISP) -research group lead by professor Kristiina Brunila, and take part also in  Education, society and culture (ESC) -research seminars. “Members of Agora have done such interesting and important research on the politics and practices of education on… Read More CONGRATULATIONS! Maija will be a visiting researcher in Agora at the University of Helsinki in fall 2016

UPCOMING: Mapping historical material and affective entanglements

Tuija Huuki’s and Sandra Juutilainen’s manuscript “Mapping historical material and affective entanglements in sámi woman’s discriminatory experiences in and beyond Finnish boarding school” was accepted in the “Workshop on Affect and Methods with Lisa Blackman & Patricia Clough”, which will take place at University of Tampere, Finland, May 23–24, 2016. read more: http://affective-inequalities.fi/en/