2016-08-16

Öppen föreläsning med professor Cheryl Craig

Den 7 september håller professor Cheryl Craig från University of Houston, USA en öppen föreläsning på Högskolan i Gävle med rubriken Teacher Education: An International Perspective.

Tid: onsdag 7 september, klockan 14:00-16:00

Plats: sal 33:202 (ingång Valhall)

Anmälan till: anneli.frelin@hig.se

Alla är varmt välkomna, men antalet platser är begränsat. Seminariet är kostnadsfritt och hålls på engelska.

Cheryl J. Craig, Ph.D., is a Professor and the Houston Endowment Inc.’s Endowed Chair of Urban Education in the Department of Teaching, Learning and Culture in the College of Education and Human Development at Texas A&M University. She is an AERA Fellow, a recipient of AERA’s Division B (Curriculum) Lifetime Achievement Award and more recently received the Michael Huberman Award for Contributions to Understanding the Lives of Teachers. She additionally has served for six years (2009-2015) as the Secretary of the International Study Association on Teachers and Teaching.

Abstract till föreläsningen

Teacher Education: An International Perspective
What are some of the similarities and differences in how teacher education is approached throughout the world? What are some of the most promising international teacher pedagogies? What do these pedagogies have in common? In this lecture, these and other important questions will be addressed through spotlighting nationally verified research from over 55 countries. Significant strengths and lingering challenges with which many countries wrestle will also be shared.