Internationalisation of schools
The Centre for Professional Development and Internationalisation in Schools works to ensure that internationalisation is a concrete reality in schools. Courses, seminars and conferences are arranged in Sweden and abroad, and tailored continuing education is provided for individual teachers, teams of teachers, schools and municipalities.
Skills development and contract education
The Department of Education works with government agencies, the business community, municipalities and county councils, and offers courses for skills development and contract education.
Teaching for sustainable development
SWEDESD shall, through collaboration with Swedish and international partners, weave together research, capacity development and policy work in teaching for sustainable development.
Praktiknära forskning - Utbildning Lärande Forskning (ULF)
Uppsala universitet har tillsammans med universiteten i Göteborg, Umeå och Karlstad fått regeringens uppdrag att planera och genomföra en försöksverksamhet som ska bidra till stärkt vetenskaplig grund i lärar- och förskollärarutbildningarna samt i skolan.
Development of school leaders
Centre for Educational Management educates vice chancellors, heads of preschools and other individuals who lead curriculum-governed operations, and aims to develop the role of managers and leaders in accordance with the Education Act.
Forum för Samverkan (Forum for Community Engagement) shall contribute to mutually enriching knowledge exchange between municipalities/preschools/schools and researchers at Uppsala University. The goal is to ensure that schools are based on a scientific foundation and proven experience in practice.
Study guidance and school placement
The Study Counsellors and School Placement Coordinators for Teacher Training Programs (VFU) work with students, some twenty subject departments, 17 participating municipalities and Region Gotland. Study guidance helps student teachers plan their study track and the VFU organisation has overarching responsibility for VFU issues in the teacher education programmes.