Member of the Global Education Innovation Award Selection Committee 2017

Ms. Satu Elo, Counsellor of Education

Satu works in the Finnish National Agency for Education and is responsible for the curriculum development in Philosophy, Ethics, Global Education and Equality. Those also include work for sustainable development goals, antibullying measures and preventing violent extremism through education. Previously she has worked as a principal of a culturally diverse comprehensive school in Helsinki. She has also written text books for Ethics and been involved in teacher training in Helsinki University. In her free time, she participates in developing a private nature reserve and, like all Finns, enjoys her summer house by the lake.