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dr. M. Helms-Lorenz

Associate Professor

Research: Michelle Helms-Lorenz acquired funding from the Dutch government for a national project involving 9 teacher education institutes of 8 universities and their partner HBO institutes. This project aimed to accelerate the development of teaching skills and the wellbeing of beginning teachers and to reduce early attrition. More than 50% of Dutch secondary school were assisted in developing induction arrangements throughout the country and data has been collected from >2500 beginning teachers and >180 000 students. In 2015 Michelle was promoted to associate professor.

Michelle acquired funding from NWO for an international comparative study with her colleague dr. Ridwan Maulana.

PHD co-promotor of: Esther Tamara Canrinus, who has finished her phd thesis on professional identity successfully. Ruth Harmsen, who defended her thesis on 19/12/2019. Her studies focus the stress of beginning teacher in secondary education.

Last modified:16 January 2020 08.31 a.m.

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Grote Kruisstraat 2/1
9712 TS Groningen
The Netherlands

Teacher Education