Global Teacher Education VIP Day 25.8.2017


“The Power of Teachers: Energy for the modernization of applied Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes and applied pedagogy”

Dr. Essi Ryymin, Principal Lecturer and Research Manager,
Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK)

Session 1: Kazakhstani-Finnish cooperation in education development
10:00 - 10:25 Opening the doors and welcome coffee
10:25 - 10:50 Opening words
- Ms Sanni Grahn-Laasonen, Minister of Education of Finland
- Mr Aryn Оrsariev, Executive Secretary, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
10:50 - 11:00 Greeting of the KFEIG Consortium
Jussi Halttunen, Rector, JAMK University of Applied Sciences, Finland

Session 2: Means of modernization in education in Kazakhstani-Finnish cooperation
11.00 - 11:30 21st century pedagogy - what does it mean for teachers’ competencies? Introduction to educational thinking in Finland
Dr. Essi Ryymin, Principal Lecturer and Research Manager, Häme University of Applied Sciences
11:30 - 11:55 Kazakhstani-Finnish Cooperation in VET education: Development of standards and VET teacher-trainers development programme
Asima Bimendina, Deputy Chair of the Board, Holding Kasipkor
11:55 - 12:10 Success factors of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences
Mr. Timo Juntunen, Director of Education Export, JAMK University of Applied Sciences
12:10 - 12:40 Development perspectives of educational cooperation between Kazakhstan and Finland
Akerke Abylaikhan, Deputy Head of Department of legal service and international cooperation of the  Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Kazakhstan
12:40-13.00 Questions and Discussion
13:00 - 14:15 Lunch

Session 3: Innovation workshop
14:15 -15:30 Innovation session workshop on the development of Kazakhstani – Finnish cooperation in innovative teacher education and applied pedagogy
15.30- 16:00 Closing and summarizing
16:00- End of the organized sessions.
Coffee, networking, cooperation discussion, screen shows, possibility to visit the Finnish Pavilion.