Research on Education and Learning (CLKS)

The centre for Research on Education and Learning (CLKS) conducts research into educational science, culture, language and social studies.

About CLKS

Research at CLKS has a strong focus on the educational sciences.

CLKS works with several specialisations:

  • Learning, knowledge creation, teaching and education
  • Studies of pedagogical interventions
  • Subject didactics and didactics
  • Research on the profession, social and political steering
  • Focus on multilingualism, equality and newly arrived children in the education system.
  • Research on the use of digital teaching tools
  • Research is multidisciplinary and uses a diverse range of methods.

Additional research on the environment is also conducted although this does not directly fall under the educational sciences.

CLKS research is characterised by close collaboration with preschools, schools, municipalities and other social actors.

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Ties to social challenges

Research at CLKS contributes to understanding of social development in relation to various social challenges such as digitalisation, integration, globalisation and marketisation. Research also contributes to the development of practical tools and methods for teachers and educators with different forms of teaching strengths.

CLKS research is characterised by close collaboration with preschools, schools, municipalities and other social actors.

Head of research is Marie-Helene Zimmerman Nilsson.

CLKS is part of School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences.

School of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences

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Research projects within CLKS

Within CLKS, Research on Education and Learning (CLKS), research projects in several areas are active. Some of them are listed here:

Publications CLKS

The ten latest publications from CLKS registered in DiVA, the University's system for electronic publishing and registration of publications.

The ten latest publications:

  • Article, book review
  • Svensson, Sara (2020).
    Book Review : Matthew Longo The Politics of Borders: Sovereignty, Security, and the Citizen after 9/11. Political Studies Review.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.1177/1478929919896180

  • Svensson, Sara (2020).
    Borderless worlds for whom? : Ethics, moralities and mobilities. Journal of Borderlands Studies.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.1080/08865655.2020.1735482

  • Svensson, Sara (2020).
    Changing borders in Europe : exploring the dynamics of integration, differentiation and self-determination in the European Union. Regional & Federal Studies.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.1080/13597566.2020.1741354

  • Article in journal
  • Högström, Per (2020).
    Arbete med händerna gör att det händer. Bi-lagan : inspiration och information för lärare i skolan (1), s. 20 - 21.

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  • Karlsson, Monica (2020).
    Can micro-teaching, teacher feedback/feedforward and reflective writing enhance pre-service teachers’ pedagogical content knowledge of grammar in English as a second language?. Journal of Language Teaching and Research, 11 (2), s. 145 - 156.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.17507/jltr.1102.02

  • Smedley, Jo (2020).
    Guest editorial. Global Knowledge, Memory and Communication, 69 (1/2), s. 1 - 4.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.1108/GKMC-02-2020-121

  • Björkén-Nyberg, Cecilia (2020).
    Hearing, Seeing, Experiencing : Perspective Taking and Emotional Engagement through the Vocalisation of Jane Eyre, Heart of Darkness and Things fall apart. International Journal of Language Studies, 14 (1), s. 63 - 88.

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  • Skärlund, Sanna (2020).
    Minskade kostnader och ökad lönsamhet : Hållbarhet och föredömlighet som mål och medel hos svenska företag med statligt ägande. Sakprosa, 12 (2), s. 1 - 34.

    Se post i DiVA DOI: 10.5617/sakprosa.7497

  • Chapter in book
  • Girirtli Nygren, Katarina; Olofsson, Anna; Öhman, Susanna (2020).
    Intersektionell riskteori. Genus, risk och kris. Studentlitteratur AB, Lund. S. 217 - 237.

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  • Conference paper
  • Granklint Enochson, Pernilla; Sjöberg, Jeanette; Johnsson, Annette (2020).
    Processing professional research questions. Nordic Educational Research Association: Rethinking the futures of education in the Nordic countries (NERA 2020), Turku, Finland, March 4-6, 2020.

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