KAISA VIINIKKA

Viinikka conducts research on 21st Century Skills, Multiple Literacies and Developing Religious Education (RE) teacher education -project. Research is focused on RE pre- and in-service teachers, professional development & teacher education...

Kaisa Viinikka (PhD, ThM, M.Soc.Sc) is a teacher of Evangelical Lutheran religion, psychology, history and social studies. In addition, she has the qualifications of principal and priest. She conducts research on the 21st Century Skills, Multiple Literacies and Developing Religious Education (RE) Teacher Education Project. She studies RE pre-service and in-service teachers, professional development and teacher education. Her research interests focus on teaching, professional development, and teacher education.

Contact info

Organization

School of Theology, Western Theology

Email

kaisa.viinikka@uef.fi

Phone

+358 50 470 0034

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Teaching Activities

Viinikka has taught a subject-level course ’Religion, views and school.’

Viinikka is the teacher of the course called ’Planning, implementation and evaluation of the teaching and learning processes’, (the group of RE student teachers). It is a theory course, which is organized in connection with the second teaching practice.

Research groups and research projects

21st Century Skills, Multiple Literacies and Developing Religious Education teacher education -project

eTED: A network of teacher educators for digital, pedagogical and communal professional development

Publications