Original Sokos Hotel Jyvashovi

Address: Kauppakatu 35, Jyväskylä, Western Finland, 40100, Finland | 4 star hotel
 
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This 4 star hotel is located on Kauppakatu 35, Jyväskylä.
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      University Jyväskylä and TE

      A travel blog entry by ableak10 on Nov 13, 2014

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    • The campus includes Alvar Aalto buildings, inclusive of the original furniture. Built in 1950's
    • "The aim is not to produce things to be sold but to learn by doing"William Ducker
    • To date they haven't been capable enough to push TE into the LEUMA (Finnish version of STEM)
    • National curriculum framework 2004 is the current version.
    • Human being and technology cross curricula theme is intertwined into ...

    • Finland school visits

      A travel blog entry by ableak10 on Nov 12, 2014

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      ... of space in the workshop

    • Funding for new schools come from the city of Jyvaskyla
    • Old school had yrs 7,8 & 9 and had over 600 students
    • New school is 1-9 (new trend) 550 students total
    • Schools buy undressed timber that is not dried and then dry it themselves
    • Generally when a primary school is not well equipped or near a high school they would buy timber that is already dressed
    • Hand tools ...

    • Finland TE structure

      A travel blog entry by ableak10 on Nov 11, 2014

      ... citizens who evaluate themselves

    • They will have the skills to sustain, develop and express themselves through making.
    • Objectives for primary level
      • T1. encourage pupils to get interested and enthusiastic about working with their hands through experimental learning
      • T2. Pupils should be encouraged to learn the whole design process. Visually and also be able to explain the ...

      Pellikantie

      A travel blog entry by johndibbo on Jun 17, 2014

      2 photos

      ... into Saariselka (KKK national park) led by Seppo Penttinen and Mikko Pehkonen. Since then Gwyneth has moved here, settled and married a Fin, has a son and works in a Finnish school. And I enjoyed many treks with Seppo and Mikko from the University of Lapland, twelve in all, into different parts of the Finnish wilderness on foot and at times by canoe. It could not have been better. So, this morning it was 4C at 0700 outside and ...

      Learning something new

      A travel blog entry by tomthedoctor on Oct 21, 2013

      5 photos

      ... the weekend after so hopefully plenty to talk about then!

      THINGS I DID

      Disc Golf - A
      Awesome fun. It was free, took 2-2.5 hours and was great exercise. Seriously, give it a go - just remember to avoid the trees as the discs don't really pass through them.

      Finnish Sauna - A
      Done authentically with no pants! Only things missing were an ice cold pool to plunge into and an ice cold beer to drink but I'll get to that next time.
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