Dr Tuire Palonen

Dr Tuire Palonen works as University Research Fellow for Teacher Education Department at University of Turku, Finland. Her interests have been circling in the context of learning and networked environments. Connections and ties between people, analyzed by the tools of Social Network Analysis (SNA), make a core for her special expert area, especially regarding learning in the school and out, the target group ranging from children at school up to senor workers for work organizations, all kind. Trying to develop visualizations to better understand complex structures of social communities, such as schools, and what happens there, have been one of her main interests recently.