CURRICULUM VITAE

for Peter Tollmar

+46-(0)8-653 04 36 (home)

+46-(0)73-642 36 61 (mobile)

peter@tollmar.com

 
   
   
1967 Born the 6th of August in Trelleborg, Sweden.  
 
1987 Graduated from Söderslättsgymnasiet in Trelleborg (4-year technological engineering program)

Military service, August 87- May 88.

 
 
1989 University studies at Lund University 1989-1994, 1995-1996

Worked as a salesman at Teleringen AB in Malmö. Stays until spring 1991.

 
 
1991 Travelled in Africa for 5 months (overland from Morocco to Tanzania).  
 
1992 Lecture on travels in Africa at the Odd Fellow Society, Trelleborg  
 
1993

Travelled in South America for 10 weeks.

Worked as a salesman at YNNOR AB. Stays until spring 1994.

 
 
1994 Received a scholarship to study at McGill University, Montreal.

Studied at McGill University September 1994-July1995

Travelled in the American South for five weeks.

 
 
1995 Teacher's College at Lund University (40 credits).  
 
1996 Teaching degree in History and Social Studies, High School level.

Employed as a teacher in Social Studies and World History at Fredrika Bremergymnasiet (High School) in Haninge, Sweden.

 
 
1997 Coordinator for The Learning Bridge project.  
 
1998 Guest teacher for one week at Murry Bergtraum High School, New York City. Invited by Mr. John Elfrank-Dana.  
 
1999 Head of History Department.

Guest teacher for one week at Murry Bergtraum High School, New York City. Invited by Mr. John Elfrank-Dana.

 
 
2000 Appointed Project informer, for web-based teaching, at the KK-foundation, Sweden ('The Knowledge-foundation' ).  
 
2001 Guest teacher for one week at Murry Bergtraum High School, New York City. Invited by Mr. John Elfrank-Dana.  
 
2002 Courses at The Interactive Institute (Creativity and Learning in Digital Environments) and Teacher's Collage in Stockholm (Project-based Learning Methods).  
   
2003 Lived in New York City July-December. Had two classes on on-line distance learning at Fredrika Bremergymnasiet. Did co-teaching with John-Elfrank at Murry Bergtraum High School.   
   
2004 Became representative in the European Network for Innovative Schools

Course in Design pedagogics at Konstfack (University College of Arts, Crafts and Design)

 
     
2005 Participated and presented at the E-HELP conference in Gothenburg.