Unthinking culture, language and interculturality: Together for a shared future

Online Exchange

The project aims to provide Chinese and Finnish students with opportunities to exchange their views and understandings of three important keywords: Culture, language and Interculturality. The students will meet on six occasions: Round 1) four meetings between students from Helsinki and Central South University and Round 2) twice between all these students and students from Minzu University of China. Students from Minzu will meet both students from Helsinki and Central South University.

Early childhood education in Finland webinars

Early Childhood Education, Online Exchange, Teacher Education

Five Finnish early childhood webinars have been organised March-May, 2022 between universities in Finland and China The participating The webinars have been sharing the best research, practices, and concrete pedagogical methods of early childhood education in Finland and discussed them with Chinese partners. These webinars are furthermore strengthening the collaboration between Finnish and Chinese universities in co-creating research-based solutions for global challenges in early childhood education and cultivating joint research projects as well as modules for teacher education programs both in China and Finland. Finnish universities were the University of Helsinki, University of Turku, University of Jyväskylä, Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), and Omnia. The participating Chinese universities were Beijing Normal University, South-West University, and Central China Normal University.

Members of our network

We are a network of dedicated scholars and practitioners, who work jointly with our partners to co-create research-based solutions for local needs.

Together, we can spark cycles of learning for better education. 

Project coordinators

GINTL Finnish higher education institutions