The Norway Experience: Northern education discussion, March 4

by Michelle Saport  |   

Monday, March 4, 7-9 p.m.
Rasmuson Hall, Room 101

Anne-Mette Bjøru, assistant professor of English at Finnmark University College in Alta, Norway will speak on the Norwegian educational system. Bjøru's presentation will focus specifically on Norway's core curriculum, as well as adapted education and inclusion. Bjøru is a member of the University of the Arctic, a network comprised of education-focused organizations that support higher education among northern communities and people.

Open discussion regarding similarities in education between Norway and the United States will follow the presentation. This event is free and open to the public.

Sponsored by the College of Education. For more information, contact Megan Sheehan at or (907) 786-4331.

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