Background and activities

Academic interests:

  • Literature didactics
  • Critical approaches to literature
  • Samii topics in Norwegian didactics
  • Children's and Young Adult literature
  • The history of literature
  • Literary conversations
  • Digital learning
  • Quality in education


Primary and lower secondary teacher education for years 5-10:

  • MGLU1501 Norwegian (L1) 1 (5-10) Module 1: Language and literature
  • MGLU1502 Norwegian (L1) 1 (5-10) Module 2: Reading, writing and oral communication
  • MGLU2501 Norwegian (L1) 2 (5-10) Literacy, language and literature

Competence for quality (KFK). Professional development courses for in-service teachers. 

  • LVUT8107/LVUT8108 Norwegian (L1) 2 (5-10).


  • Mentor for new staff in the Norwegian section
  • Programme council (5-10) representative for the Norwegian section


Samii topics in Norwegian didactics

Research group:

Indegenous topics in education



Scientific, academic and artistic work

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


  • Myren-Svelstad, Per Esben; Stavsøien, Marion Gimsøy. (2018) Ikke ta litteraturen ut av norskfaget. Adresseavisen. vol. 252 (300).
  • Stavsøien, Marion Gimsøy; Opheim, Aagot. (2018) Fikk Listhaug til eksamen (papirutg.). Facebooksiden til Listhaug ble eksamensoppgave i norsk (nettutg.). Adresseavisen [Avis]. 2018-05-15.