Portrait of Loa Steinunn Kristjansdottir

Loa Steinunn Kristjansdottir

Members Council Member Co-Chair - Education community
MC Term: January 2019 - December 2024
History teacher EUROCLIO - European Association of History Educators Iceland Education

I am a historian and hold a master’s degree in education. I have been a history teacher for over 30 years in an upper secondary school as well as a teacher trainer. I was a board member of EuroClio - European Association of History Educators and was president of the association for two years. I contributed to Historiana, an on-line educational multimedia tool that uses sources from the Europeana collection. I have been a councillor since 2018, as such I am the Co-Chair of the steering group of the Education Community, member of the Governance Working Group and have also been member of committees around Europeana 2020 and Europeana 2021. I am and have been active in many other work-related associations and projects.