Teachers, Teaching and Educational Communities

Teachers, Teaching and Educational Communities (TTEC) is one of the research units at the Faculty of Education and Psychology. TTEC has a strong tradition in research on teachers, teacher education and childhood with a focus on relations and interaction in educational communities.

Strategy

TTEC is a large unit with diverse research identifying and explaining the reasons, processes, and practices in human and non-human approaches in the field of education. Our research contributes to theoretical, methodological, and pedagogical advances impacting on the educational policies and practices, advances in teacher education, development of educational practices and educators’ and children’s well-being in collaboration with practitioners.

TTEC is contributing and strengthening the Faculty of Education and Psychology strategy and University of Oulu strategic area Understanding humans in change.