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Steen Nepper Larsen

Speaker Summary

Professor Steen Nepper Larsen is one of Europe’s top educational scientists, a prolific author, and a renowned Danish critic. In his role as the Associate Professor in Education Science at the Danish School of Education, Steen is at the very forefront of our understanding of how we learn best and how we can teach best. His expertise is held in high esteem by some of the world’s top educationalists, including John Hattie with whom he has recently collaborated with to discern the true purposes of education. We are delighted to welcome his analytical approach to the Summit.

Areas of Expertise

Educational Science – Educational Philosophy – Metacognition


The Purposes of Education: A Conversation Between John Hattie and Steen Nepper Larsen (2020)

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