Kristiina Kaihari

Counsellor of Education

Ms. Kristina Kaihari is Counsellor of Education at the Finnish National Agency for Education. She is Head of the National Curriculum section for History and Social Studies/Economics subjects including Citizenship Education in Basic and Upper Secondary Education and has been involved in the Future Competences development process during the recent curriculum reform. She is as well responsible for the development of the General Upper Secondary school diploma for Media Studies. Kristina Kaihari is, in addition, the representative of Finland at the Council of Europe Education Policy Advisers Network (EPAN) and at the EUN Digital Citizenship Working Group. Ms. Kaihari has also worked as an analyst at the OECD/Education. She holds master’s degree in history from the University of Tampere, Finland.