Essays about: "teaching professional development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the words teaching professional development.

  1. 1. Is constructivism a prerequisite to unlock the power of web based platforms in teacher training? : A case study on the enablers for web based learning platforms for teacher training in Cambodia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Maria Natasha Peacock; [2019]
    Keywords : constructivism; connectivism; least developed countries LDCs ; teacher training; education technology ed-tech ; pedagogy; 21st century skills; cMOOCs; TPACK;

    Abstract : This case study, executed in school network driven by a private foundation for underprivileged children in Cambodia, provides a perspective from a unique situation of technology enablement in an environment with a predominantly instructivist teaching tradition.   The said environment is strongly influenced by private sector donors with strong constructivist traditions and expectations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Extensive collaboration in teachers for Education for Sustainable Development A study case of the Eco-Schools program

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Catarina Alves; Hernan Felipe Araya Pellegrin; [2019]
    Keywords : Education; Sustainability; Development; Communities; Practice; Communities of practice; Education for sustainable development;

    Abstract : Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) has been stated as fundamental in regards to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals set by the UN. This exploratory research aims to contribute to getting more knowledge about how promoting and strengthening ESD in the secondary school level, particularly, through the role of teachers and the way they can be engaged, prepared and supported to deliver knowledge and experiences for effective learning experiences of their students. READ MORE

  3. 3. EDUCATIONAL ACTION RESEARCH Discovering its applicability in Cambodian pre-tertiary education

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Phearom TY; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Action research; educational action research; teaching professional development; theory of practice architectures;

    Abstract : Aim:In the case of Cambodia, whose educational system is in the critical stage of reconstruction and reform after emergence from its almost three decades of civil war, action research should be integrated into teaching profession to empower teachers in this educational reforming process. Therefore, this study is essentially aimed at discovering action research in Cambodian education in the three levels of schooling, primary, secondary and high schools to explore its applicability in the recent educational system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of Professional Development and Self-efficacy on Teachers’ Job Satisfaction in Swedish Lower Secondary School

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Xin Liu; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : Job satisfaction; ; Self-efficacy; Professional development; Constructive belief; Classroomdisciplinary climate;

    Abstract : Aim: The intent of this study is to examine the effect of professional development and self-efficacy on job satisfaction of teachers who work at the lower secondary schools in Sweden. The second part of the study is to investigate the internal factors of teachers’ characteristics and external factors of school climate effect on job satisfaction. READ MORE

  5. 5. Instructional Designers’ and Faculty Learners’ Experiences with Online Course Development Program at a Jesuit University.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Marcin A. Wojnar; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : motivators and inhibitors of online teaching; online faculty experiences; distance education; e-learning; flipped classroom; teaching online; online education; activity theory;

    Abstract : The use of instructional technology in higher education has been growing at astounding rate worldwide, attracting students from diverse geographical locations, beyond the traditional reach. Considerable research exists that explored the strengths and challenges associated with online education and the desirable faculty skills related to online teaching. READ MORE