Oulu University Teacher Training School is an integral part of the Faculty of Education, at the University of Oulu, Finland.
We have got four main functions which form our mission:
1. Basic Education
We offer high-quality basic education (grades 1-9) as well as senior secondary education (grades 10-12).
2. Pre-service Teacher Education
We organize and develop teacher training for primary, secondary and upper secondary school teacher students.
3. Research and Development
We develop and implement research-based teacher training .
We participate actively in educational research and development projects with researchers locally, nationally and internationally.
4. In-service training
We offer high-class in-service training for educators worldwide.
We organize both on-site and online training for teachers, principals, and educators worldwide. Our in-service training modules are targeted to educational professionals working in primary, secondary and upper secondary schools as well as teacher trainers working in colleges and universities.
We also offer study visits, tailor-made courses and organize annual international events and conferences.