This edited volume presents articles on Sámi early childhood education and care, particularly its premises, set of values, pedagogical foundations and everyday practices, as well as education in the Sámi Homeland Area and outside it in Finland. The peculiarity of Sámi early childhood education is highlighted, emphasising language nest pedagogy and the stress on the Sámi language landscape. Finally, the implementation of the study program as a multidisciplinary study is discussed, along with examples of the student theses and experiences of the study program attendees.
|Place of Publication||Oulu|
|Number of pages||198|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
|MoEC publication type||D6 Edited professional books|
|Series||Acta Universitatis Ouluensis. F, Scripta Academica|
- General and teacher education