JASMIINA LESKINEN, PHD RESEARCHER
Jasmiina Leskinen has a Master of Arts (Education), and is a qualified primary school teacher. She is currently a doctoral student at the Faculty of educational Sciences, University of Helsinki. Her research interests include social interaction and learning, student-centered and playful learning, makers, makerspaces, and maker education. Her current research focuses on children’s emergent leadership and social processes of leadership distribution within a school-based makerspace.