TAMK represented alongside Ministry of Education of Brazil

TAMK represented alongside Ministry of Education of Brazil

Tampere University of Applied Sciences presented Finnish education at a conference held in Recife, Brazil. Especially TAMK's teacher education programmes have arroused attention worldwide.

TAMK representatives and the first graduates of VET Teachers for the Future in Recife

TAMK's Training Coordinator Virpi Heinonen and Principal Lecturer of Vocational Teacher Education Sisko Mällinen participated in a conference "III Fórum Mundial de Educação Profissional e Tecnológica" in Recife, Brazil. TAMK presented the programme VET Teachers for the Future at the stand of Brazilian Ministry of Education. In the same event the first group of teachers completed TAMK's teacher education programme and received their certificates in a graduation ceremony.

The first group of teachers arrived to TAMK in August 2014 and have now graduated. Currently the second group of 18 Brazilian teachers are studying at TAMK. They will return to Brazil after Midsummer and graduate in December. In autumn 2015 the third group will join in the succesful programme at TAMK.

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Published 12.12.2016