Teacher Education

VR Gives Student-Teachers a Taste of the Classroom

One of the most common complaints from pre-service teachers is that <b>they haven’t spent enough time in the classroom</b>. For researchers at the University …

Virtual Reality

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

Physics is taught badly because teachers struggle with basic concepts

Kinematics describes the motion of objects through numbers, diagrams, words and equations and is taught in schools around the world as part of the …

Teaching

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

Teacher motivation profiles and how they impact wellbeing

Researchers have shown that when teachers are more motivated, they tend to experience greater workplace wellbeing and their students tend to report …

Motivation

LGBT applicants view teaching as vehicle for change

LGBT applicants for teacher training are more likely to consider the job a vehicle for social change, according to a study.Research conducted by …

News (Ireland)

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

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 …

Education

State School Chiefs Offer 'Playbook' on Improving Teacher Preparation

« Could an App Help Teachers Recognize Their Own Biases? | Main | Fla. Teachers' Union Sues State, Ed. Dept., and Districts Over Teacher Bonus …

Education

Article

The Art and Structure of a First Paragraph<p><i>The detailed analysis of a sample first paragraph of a thesis shows the importance of attention to detail</i> …

Writing

Creating a positive practicum experience

<i>In a recent episode of The Research Files, we brought you news of an Australian study exploring the highs and lows of the practicum experience for</i> …

Education

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

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

The Undergraduate Teacher Education Program

<b>Subject Matter</b><i>:</i> Content expertise in an academic field taught in middle or secondary schools. UTEP offers preparation to teach biology, chemistry, …

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

Morning Brief: Pakistan ‘Smart Fence’ By Next March; Cabinet Nod For Scrapping No-Detention Policy

<i>Good morning, dear reader! Here’s your morning news and views brief for today.</i><p><b>‘Smart Fence’ For Pakistan Border By March Next Year:</b> The Border …

India

Millennials are no more evolved, digitally, than anyone else

I’m glad to get confirmation of what I’ve long known from other research: Millennials aren’t techno-whizkids:<p>Marketers and social theorists love to …

Millennials