Assistant Professor

Yvonne Bakken

Field of work

I work in kindergarten teacher education. Section for social studies. Educated kindergarten teacher and social anthropologist. Concerned with development aid and solidarity work as part of Norwegian public socialization. Cultural diversity in school and kindergarten. Parent collaboration. Education for sustainable development. Social studies didactics.

Courses taught

Society, religion, philosophy and ethics, subject in kindergarten teacher education
Sustainable development through children's participation
Competence for cultural diversity

Research areas

Understanding sustainability
"The Difficult Conversation"; teaching program in kindergarten teacher education
Kindergarten and local environment
Social studies didactics