The 5th International Symposium on New Issues in Teacher Education
We are glad to announce that the 5th international Symposium, New Issues in Teacher Education will be held on August 29 – 31, 2017 at the University of Gdansk in Gdańsk, Poland. The symposium, which is organized by the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Gdansk, is also supported by the “Journal of Teacher Education and Educators”.
Our huge and modern campus, scenery of a 1000-year-old city and beautiful summer weather offer a great venue for speeches and discussions about the recent topics in teacher education, paper presentations and international networking.
Further information about the symposium, registration, as well as the transportation and accommodation and Gdańsk will be updated on these pages.
See you in Gdańsk!
Teacher Education Policies and Practices
Teacher education policies and practices in different countries
Changing World and Teacher Qualities/Standards
Generic competences of teachers
Specific (professional/vocational) competences of teacher
Teachers’ competences related to the use of technology
Standards in the profession of teaching
PreService Education of Teachers
Different trends in teacher education programs
Accreditation in teacher education
Quality in teacher education: Issues of measurement
Alternative programs for teacher education
InService Education of Teachers
Professional development problems of teachers and different approaches to them
Integration of Information and Communication Technologies with programs
Distant education practices in teachers’ professional development
Different approaches to teachers’ professional development: Problems and solutions
Problems of Teachers and Teacher Educators
The role of research in teacher education
The emergence of teacher communities as part of the changing world of teachers and teacher educators.