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Week of March 5 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Education International. Iraq: Commitments to education improvements given to Kurdistan Teachers Union in social dialogue  Other issues tackled included teachers’ scientific and educational standards as well as the importance of continuous training courses for teachers. South China Morning Post. This remote Chinese school has just three students. But with live streaming technology, they share …

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Week of February 26 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Association for Teacher Education in Europe. Winter Conference 2018 Aftermovie Education Week. In Canada's Public Schools, Immigrant Students Are Thriving  “It’s very competitive” says Janette Pelletier, a professor at the University of Toronto. Last year, her university’s teacher-preparation program had almost 400 applicants for 75 available slots. And the government covers the costs of …

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Week of February 19 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL NYTimes. Lego Builds Foundations in China Classrooms as Old Markets Slow  "We are engaging with the government," Jacob Kragh, general manager of Lego in China, told Reuters in an interview in Beijing, adding this was mostly related to "curriculum development and teacher training." OECD. Centre for Educational Research and Innovationexploring how to foster …

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Weeks of Feb. 5 and 12 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL EduInternational. Uganda: unlicensed schools continue to operate, defying Government’s decision   … the for-profit education provider Bridge, who refuses to comply with the authorities’ request to meet national minimum standards on infrastructure, curriculum and teacher qualifications. Hindi News. हिमाचल सरकार ने लांच किया टीचर ऐप, शिक्षक सीखेंगे पढ़ाने के नए तरीके NLTimes. Dutch to cut …

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Week of January 29 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Deutsch Welle . German elementary schools 'rent' male teachers  The Rent a Teacherman program aims to put more men in elementary schools…Christoph Fantini, head of the teaching program at the University of Bremen, told DW. "They have simply never seen a man in this position, so they don't know how to address him properly."

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Week of January 22 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Education Matters. Student teachers’ attitudes towards teaching Religion  The School of Education at NUI Galway has carried out the first ever study in Ireland exploring the attitudes of applicants and entrants to primary teacher education programmes towards teaching religion… TES. 1) Dramatic drop in new teacher recruitment coincides with 150% boost to DfE advertising …

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Week of January 15 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL ATEE. 2018 ATEE Spring Conference ‘Designing Teacher Education and Professional Development for the 21st Century: Current Trends, Challenges and Directions for the Future’ NIE News . Empowering Change in Nepal through Education  Alumna Reshu Aryal Dhungana … completed her Master of Arts in Leadership and Educational Change—a joint masters programme by NIE, NTU, and Teachers College, Columbia University… Another …

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Week of Jan. 8 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Hindustan Times. 2,750 Punjab schools to have English medium from April 1  The department has already designed the module for teacher training programmes to be conducted in the last week of March.  International Literacy Association. 2018 What’s Hot in Literacy Report  3. More focus is needed on Teacher Preparation. It ranks No. 3 among …

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Week of January 1 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Kyiv Post. Ukraine to prepare human rights education program for Ukrainian schoolchildren, students  …the program would cover five areas, in particular, the inclusion in the normative-legal acts of the state of relevant references to human rights, the implementation of programs with the priority of human rights, including in the sphere of education, the training …

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Week of Dec. 18 in Teacher Ed News 

NOTE: Teacher Ed News will resume the week of Jan. 1, 2018 GLOBAL Education Week. A Novel Way to Improve Teacher Prep: Give Teachers Better Curriculum  …countries like Singapore and Finland tend to base all of their preparation around vetted, high-quality curriculum in a way that the United States and other countries, like Australia, do …

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Week of Dec. 11 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL AACTE. #AACTE18 Preconference Event to Bring Focus of ‘Global Lens’ to Educator Preparation Education International. 1) Is teaching still a profession where you are…we now can’t assume to hold on to the gains of decades, or rely on the manifest evidence of better student outcomes arising from proper teacher preparation and moderated judgment. …

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Week of Dec. 4 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Association for Teacher Education in Europe. Winter Conference 2018 Brock University. Brock prof to lead International Society for Teacher Education  Susan Tilley, a professor in Brock’s Faculty of Education, has been elected the new Secretary-General of the International Society for Teacher Education (ISfTE). The Australian. Teacher training must focus on school requirements  The 2014 …

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Week of Nov. 27 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Hechinger Report. What France can teach us about how to educate the most vulnerable 2-year-olds  “In preschool, there’s a pedagogy; the (teachers) have master’s degrees; there’s a language focus,” he adds. “It’s much better for low-income children.” (The teachers of 2-year-olds face the same requirements as all public school teachers in France International Forum …

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Week of Nov. 20 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Education International. Cease funding Bridge International Academies, says British parliamentary committee Bridge teachers use a tablet pre-loaded with lesson plans to teach classes aligned with the national curriculum of each country, ensuring consistency of learning across classrooms. The Open University. Teacher Education in sub-Saharan Africa: Reach and teach thousands of teachers and children Transforming …

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Week of Nov. 13 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Center for Education Innovations. Luminos Fund's Speed School We hire our teachers from the community as well and train them in the Speed School pedagogy. EdWeek. New Data Detail Effect of Inclusion on Teaching Time  Data from a survey of educators in more than three dozen countries and regions, … the pace of inclusion …

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Week of Nov. 6 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Education International. Yemen’s education crisis deepens as unpaid teachers continue to strike  Making matters worse, the government is now asking for unqualified volunteers to fill in for the striking teachers. At least two million children are not in school. Hechinger Report. OPINION: Known for its intense testing pressure, top-performing South Korea dials it back

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Week of Oct. 30 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL The Guardian. Your child’s teacher could soon be an undergraduate on £3.50 an hour  Fifteen years ago when Teach First began, the training programme that carefully selected graduates to train on the job, the teaching unions went ballistic because children were to be taught by teachers who had degrees but had not yet completed …

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Week of Oct. 23 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL ATEE. Winter Conference 2018 February 15th and 16th, University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht. FreshEd. Decolonizing Teacher Training in Pakistan Hechinger Report. On the ground in Singapore, with a sharp perspective  Shortly before I completed my teacher training 15 years ago, my vice principal gave me some advice… UNITED STATES AACTE. 1) AACTE InTouch: ‘What …

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Week of October 16 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL EdSurge. Why the World’s Youngest Continent Got an Edtech Accelerator  Here are the eight companies in Injini’s inaugural cohort: Accelerated (Ethiopia): teacher training services that helps educators use technology effectively… Hechinger Report. In Finland, it’s easier to become a doctor or lawyer than a teacher — Here’s why  With such selective admissions — it was harder …

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Week of Oct. 9 in Teacher Ed News 

GLOBAL Education International. International Day of the Girl Child  As education unions, it is part of our core mission and mandate to ensure gender perspectives are integrated at every level: within teachers initial training and continuous development programmes, as well as in the curricula and in all education-related policies. The Hill. If you want a …

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