Maaike Koopman

Maaike Koopman

Researcher
Dr. Maaike Koopman is an associate professor for the Research group Vocational Education at HU Utrecht University of Applied Sciences. She is an expert in teachers' role in enhancing students' deep learning processes. Her research projects focus on the question how teachers can (learn how to) optimally support student learning, now and in the future.

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Maaike is an educational scientist and has a teaching degree for primary education. She obtained her PhD at Eindhoven University of Technology and worked there as assistant and associate professor. Maaike is co-promotor of several PhD projects. She is an experienced teacher educator and is registered at the Dutch Association for Teacher Educators.

"Deep learning through relating and structuring, critical thinking, and applying knowledge and skills, results in the best learning outcomes"

Maaike Koopman

Maaike is an educational scientist and has a teaching qualification for primary education. She obtained her PhD at Eindhoven University of Technology and subsequently worked there as associate professor. Maaike supervises PhD trajectories and practice-based research of teachers / education professionals. She is an experienced teacher trainer and is registered in the VELON professional register.

Expertises

  • Student learning processes
  • Innovative learning environments
  • Teacher professional development