Background and activities

Gustaf B. Skar holds a Ph.D. in educational science from Stockholm university. He is currently an associate professor at the Department of Teacher Education, and part-time associate professor at the National Centre for Writing Education and Research. His research interests are assessment and testing, writing assessment, writing instruction, writing intervention, writing theory, and school development.

Degrees

  • 2013: Ph.D., Stockholm University, Sweden
  • 2008: M.Ed., Uppsala University, Sweden
  • 2006: M.A., Uppsala University, Sweden

Research projects

Teaching

  • Norwegian 2 (5-10) module 2: Discourse Cultures Undergoing Change (LGU52007) (spring 2018)
  • Norwegian 2 (5-10): Literacy, Language and Literature (MGLU2501), fall 2018, spring 2019
  • Norwegian (L1) 1 (5-10) Module 2: Reading, Writing and Oral Communication (MGLU1502), spring 2018
  • Field Practice, all Teacher Education Level (continuously from spring 2018). Main activity: visiting, observing and assessing teacher education students conducting field practice.
  • Master Thesis in Norwegian L1 Education at Department of Teacher Education

Supervisor

  • PhD level
  • Masters level

Scientific, academic and artistic work

Displaying a selection of activities. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Tengberg, Michael. (2015) Bedömning i svenskämnet. 2015. ISBN 978-91-27-13844-5.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Tengberg, Michael. (2013) Läsning!. 2013. ISBN 978-91-27-43552-0.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Tengberg, Michael. (2012) Svenskämnet i går, i dag, i morgon. 2012. ISBN 978-91-27-42965-9.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Tengberg, Michael. (2011) Svenskämnet i förändring. 2011. ISBN 978-91-27-42705-1.

Part of book/report

  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno. (2018) Svenskämnet: stoffträngsel samt bredd och djup i bedömningen. Lärares bedömningsarbete: Förutsättningar, villkor, agens.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Thygesen, Ragnar; Evensen, Lars Sigfred. (2017) Assessment for Learning and Standards: A Norwegian Strategy and Its Challenges. Standard Setting in Education. The Nordic Countries in an International Perspective..
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno. (2015) Att kvalitetssäkra bedömning. Bedömning i svenskämnet.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno. (2015) Uppgifter. Bedömning i svenskämnet.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno. (2014) Skrivbedömning i klassrummet: Modell för validering. Skriv! Les! 2. Artikler fra den andre nordiske forskerkonferansen om skriving, lesing og literacy.
  • Skar, Gustaf Bernhard Uno; Tengberg, Michael. (2014) Vilken forskning bedrivs egentligen inom forskningsfältet svenska med didaktisk inriktning?. Mångfaldens möjligheter: litteratur- och språkdidaktik i Norden.

Report/dissertation