Wenja Heusdens

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Function: Researcher, PhD candidate
Research Group: Vocational Education

Email: wenja.heusdens@hu.nl

Telephone: (0031) 6 23 44 43 14

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Since the first of September 2011 I started with my PhD at the Vocational Education Research Group on students’ learning processes in senior secondary vocational education. My research is titled: ‘Understanding students’ learning processes in vocational education: students’ learning activities and outcomes, and vocational educators’ guidance.’

From January 2008 until July 2011, I worked as a researcher for an innovative research project called Professional in Beeld (PIB): ‘Teachers in Vocational Education’. At the same time I was working, and still am, as a lecturer educational psychology/pedagogy at the Primary Education Teacher Training Academy (PABO) at the HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht. As of September 2010 until now, I take part in the Utrechtse Onderwijs Agenda (UOA), in a community of practice which is focused on the development of talent in pre-vocational and senior secondary education: www.onderwijsweb.hu.nl.

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