Teacher Education

Study finds low levels of religious practice among initial teacher education applicants

Future primary teachers are only taking on the role of religion teaching to get into jobs despite a lack of significant enthusiasm, new research …

Education

Teacher Ed. Group Calls for More High-Quality Student Teaching

Preservice teachers should be continuously working with students in classrooms as they train to become teachers, a teachers' colleges group says.<p>The …

Education

Putting the emotion into maths for better learning

Are you a “maths person”? Most people think they are, or they aren’t.<p>What if we told you there was no such thing?<p>Professor Kim Beswick is an ARC …

Incorporated

Letter: Facebook paying taxes here will aid public schools

I am thrilled that “Facebook is changing its tax structure so that it will pay taxes in the country where sales are made, rather than funneling …

Education

New teachers unprepared for job, ERO warns

The Education Review Office is calling for an overhaul of initial teacher education because too many new teachers are unprepared for their job.<p>In a …

Education

Prominent Professor Argues that Teacher Educators Can’t Prepare Teachers for School Settings They’ve Never Been To

Dr. Chance W. Lewis is a scholar among scholars. He is widely regarded as one of the foremost thought leaders on urban education in the nation, serving as a Distinguished Professor of Urban Education at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. This week, Lewis served as a guest speaker in the …

San Diego

Teacher ed programs turn to virtual reality

Dive Brief:<p>Some future teachers are using augmented and virtual reality programs to gain classroom experience before they ever lead an actual class, …

Education

UNESCO okays China teacher education center

China's education model has gradually come to be known by the rest of the world, Chinese experts said, after a UN agency approved a teacher education …

News (China)

Cabinet Nod For Bill On One-time Retrospective Recognition To Teacher Training Institutions

New Delhi, Nov 1 (PTI) The Union Cabinet today approved introduction of a Bill in Parliament for granting recognition with retrospective effect, as a …

Education

Govt will act on teacher shortage crisis before Christmas - Hipkins

The new Labour-led Government plans a package of measures before Christmas to overcome teacher shortages which have hit record levels in Auckland …

Education

Internships would spawn ace teachers

Education

How Should We Reform Teacher Education?

« How to Use Technology to Prevent School Bullying | Main | Differentiating Instruction for the 21st-Century Classroom »<p>| No comments<p>As contemporary …

Education

Charters Licensing Their Own Teachers: A Symptom of Failure, Not a Cure

« U.S. Needs More Top-Notch School Leaders and Here's What it Will Take | Main<p>Should all teachers be licensed by the state?<p>That's not quite how the …

Education

Trainee teachers don't understand safeguarding role, says Ofsted

<b>Inspectors find that trainees are unclear about their safeguarding responsibilities towards children</b> Trainee teachers are not being made fully aware …

Teaching

Schools - School of Education - The St. Andrew's Foundation for Catholic Teacher Education - ACISE 2018

The relationship between religion and education is an area of great scholarly interest. In the contemporary contexts of globalisation and significant …

Education

TEACHER VOICE: In Finland, it’s easier to become a doctor or lawyer than a teacher — Here’s why

Children at school in Eastern Finland. Photo: William DoyleIn Finland, teachers are trusted, appreciated and educated in advanced degree programs. …

Education

If you want a world-class education system, then empower our teachers

In Singapore, they are called nation builders. In Finland, they are revered as highly respected professionals. In Canada and Australia, they are paid …

Education

Government approves new teacher apprenticeship

The government has officially rubber-stamped proposals for a new apprenticeship for teachers, <i>Schools Week</i> can reveal.The Institute for …

Education

Laureate Professorship honours quality teaching

A research leader in teaching and teacher education internationally, Professor Gore is forging a path for the future of learning on a global …

Education

Explainer: Aspiring to be a primary school teacher? Here are the new grades you need to achieve

New entry level requirements for primary school teaching will insist on students achieving 60pc or higher in their higher level Irish Leaving Cert …

Education

How to Access Gifted Education Services for Your Child

(Image: Joy Lawson Davis)<p>Thirteen-year-old Tomeara Gosier is gifted. Fortunately for her, she is in a public middle school’s gifted program doing …

Teaching

Hattie's 2017 Updated List of Factors Influencing Student Achievement

In this article, you will find Hattie’s 2017 updated list of factors influencing student achievement.<p>In 2017, Visible Learning Plus published an …

Pedagogy

How we talk about teachers is changing. Does it matter?

The way teachers are talked about in the public space is important. It affects teacher morale and how people might interact with them both …

Australian Universities

The real issue in Ontario’s schools: The teachers need to be taught math

<i>Catherine Little is a Toronto-based educator, consultant and writer.</i><p>The school year hasn't even started, and the news isn't good. Ontario's Education Quality and Accountability Office has announced that half of Grade 6 students failed to meet the provincial standard in mathematics.<p>Results have been …

Education

Technology as workplace change & space for development of work

Technology is a workplace change that teachers need to learn how to navigate. The decision of the Ministry of Education in Finland to officialize its …

Digital Storytelling

HRD's Teacher Education Programmes To Train 11 Lakh Teachers By March 2019

Union MHRD Minister Prakash Javadekar believes that teachers’ education is of supreme importance and makes for an important part of school education …

Education

Universities can do more to stop the exodus from state school teaching

Almost a third of state school teachers quit in five years, but by supporting and mentoring NQTs for longer, universities can help keep people in the job<p>We are in the middle of a teacher retention crisis. Of the 21,400 teachers who started teaching in state schools in 2010, 30% quit within five …

Education

50 Years Later, Californians Can Get an Undergraduate Degree in Education Once Again

Aspiring teachers in California will now be able to major in education as undergraduates, which an unusual state law there has technically forbidden …

Education

Farewell (and Cheerio) From the K-12 Contrarian

« Teach Your Students Well: This Land Is Their Land | Main<p>| No comments<p>On November 18, 2014—almost three full years ago—I made my first post to this …

Education

Reversing Teacher Burnout is a Possibility Within Reach

Guest blogger Jennifer Cleary writes, "Burnout is a real issue, for both first-year teachers and thirty-year veterans. Schools are losing valuable …

Teaching