Greetings from Oxford!

Ann Karin Sandal, Associate Professor from Western University of Applied Science in Norway, is visiting the Oxford University Department of Education during February where she is carrying out work on a research project funded by the Norwegian Research Council.

The overall research project is investigating assessment practice and responsive teaching in Ann Karin Sandalgrade 9 mathematics in Norwegian lower secondary schools through an intervention with math teachers.

During the stay, Sandal is writing a scientific paper building upon qualitative data of students and teachers changes in perceptions of feedback practice during the intervention period.

Sandal is also working on a research project investigating development of VET-teachers assessment practice. Related to this project, Sandal and Dr Therese Hopfenbeck of OUCEA will write a paper concerning assessment for learning and self-regulation in VET.