Maiju Paananen

Maiju Paananen was a PhD candidate in the field of early childhood education at the University of Helsinki. She was a visiting scholar in the Balsillie School of International Affairs, Waterloo, Ontario in the fall term 2015. Prior to her doctoral studies, she has worked as a kindergarten teacher in Finland and as a consultant secretary of the Finnish coordination group of the OECD’s early childhood education network.