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Kennararáð - Teaching Council in Iceland


The Teaching Council in Iceland (kennararáð) provides advice on the development of a competency framework, on the professional development of teachers and administrators and on the evaluation of teachers’ specialisation in the context of recruitment. The Council promotes awareness of the societal importance of the teaching profession. The Minister of Education, Science and Culture appoints eleven members to the Teaching Council for a four-year term.

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Contact Information

Chair: Birgir U. Ásgeirsson

Contact Person: Ingileif Ástvaldsdóttir

Email: kennararad@mms.is


Vikurhvarfi 3
203 Kópavogi
Kt. 570815-0320

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