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Environmental education in teacher education in India: experiences and challenges in the United Nation's Decade of Education for Sustainable Development
The article discusses recent efforts to introduce environmental studies to school education in India. The incorporation of environmental education will involve changing issues related to content, learning and teaching methodologies, material development and building requirements.
Updated: Dec. 25, 2007
Curates' eggs? Secondary trainee teachers' experience of the Graduate Teacher Programme and the Postgraduate Certificate in Education
The article reviews teacher training programs and compares the level of training attained at university based and school based teacher certification programs. University students seem to value university sessions where they have an opportunity to network and share ideas.
Updated: Dec. 25, 2007
This article examines the history, activities and future interests of the UNITWIN/UNESCO Chair on Reorienting Teacher Education to Address Sustainability and the associated International Network (IN) of Teacher Education Institutions. In 1998, the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development work programme on education for sustainable development (ESD) requested UNESCO to develop guidelines for reorienting teacher training to address sustainability.
Updated: Dec. 18, 2007
All the right features: towards an 'architecture' for mentoring trainee teachers in UK further education colleges
The article examines strategies for the enhancement of effective mentoring of trainee teachers in UK colleges of higher education. The article emphasizes the high degree of importance given today to mentoring programs, proposes an institutional architecture for mentoring activity and suggests the need for developing individual mentoring skills
Updated: Dec. 11, 2007
This manuscript seeks to share the continuous improvement endeavors by the College of Education faculty and administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte from initial preparation and planning through their successful national and state accreditation achieved in November 2005.
Updated: Dec. 04, 2007