Conference: Understanding the Global in Comparative and International Education



NOCIES biannual conference & Global CIE Forum will take place at Stockholm Universty 10-11 October 2019.

The Nordic Comparative and International Education Society (NOCIES) and GlobalCIE are combining their efforts to engage in current comparative and international education research represented in Scandinavia and beyond. Both networks are comprised of members who promote the scholarly study of comparative education in all its various forms. Stockholm University’s Department of Education is hosting the event, which is ideal and historic, as it has been renowned to promote comparative education in the region with comparative education scholars such as Professors Torsten Husén, Ingemar Fägerlind, and Holger Daun.

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Vol 3 No 1 (2019): Special Issue: ICCS 2016 Teachers' Perspectives on Civic and Citizenship Education
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This special issue of the Nordic Journal of Comparative and International Education is devoted to articles analysing how teachers and principals in the Nordic schools reflect and reason on democratic citizenship and civic education. Based on data from the surveys to these professional groups participated in the International Civic and Citizenship Education Study (ICCS), and interviews with teachers in Norway, Finland and the US, the contributors to this issue explore and discuss various topics that broaden our understanding of how civic and citizenship education is taught and what affects future citizens knowledge and interest in participating democracy across the Nordic education systems and beyond. 


This issue is in progress but contains articles that are final and fully citable.
Published: 2019-03-15
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