Music supports the auditory skills of hearing impaired children
Researchers at University of Helsinki, and University College London have found evidence that children with hearing impairment and cochlear...
The world’s first bee vaccine, improving sleep quality and other scientific innovations help to solve serious challenges at Slush 2018
During the Slush startup event, the University of Helsinki will introduce thirteen innovations based on scientific research in various stages of...
Silmu Parenting helps to tackle the challenges of parenthood
Silmu Parenting, a platform developed at the University of Helsinki, brings scientific information on upbringing to parents.
Professor Mirjam Kalland: Parents of small children need a community to support them
Mirjam Kalland’s route to a professorship has been far from straightforward, but her focus has always been research on children.
Professor Minna Autio: Is there a need for living rooms in homes any more?
A professor in home economics is interested in how homes and the economy are intertwined, for example, how telecommuting at home is seen in the...
HEI Schools named top-100 in global education
The Finnish-based preschool model was selected from over 1,000 participants as one of the most innovative educational platforms in the world...
Can a VR headset help us learn better? Virtual and mixed reality will soon be a normal part of teaching
I put on my headset and dive into a cell from a tree. A virtual forest can illustrate both small and large things in a new way.
Not just crocheting and wood turning – Finnish craft education advances project management skills and a sense of competence
In Finland, at least the basics of knitting and power drilling are familiar to everyone. This is thanks to a century and a half of craft...