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Learning about Teacher Education Professional Development in Israel - Melissa Parker

What an experience!  From June 3rd -10th Mary O’Sullivan, Ann McPhail, and I with Paul Conway (School of Education) and Rose Dolan (Maynooth) had the honour of learning from and with new colleagues in Israel.  532 more words


An ESD pathway to quality education in the Cyprus primary education context

An ESD pathway to quality education in the Cyprus primary education context

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Chrysanthi Kadji-Beltran, Nicoletta Christodoulou, Aravella Zachariou, Petra Lindemann-Matthies, Susan Barker & Costas Kadis… 170 more words


What to Read, Watch & Think About in the Wake of Charlottesville

Like so many others, I’m still processing the events in Charlottesville which,

…became the site of an extended white-supremacist revival meeting. On Friday night, like a nightmarish graduation procession, a few hundred white supremacists marched with torches down the long green lawn that leads to the Rotunda, the University of Virginia’s signature building.

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The Syllabus as Verb

Recently, I wrote a post where I talked about how I structured my syllabus around the terms Read, Watch, Do, Play.  I used these terms because I thought they better captured the spirit of the work I was asking students to do in my upcoming online course. 653 more words


Building Quality in Teaching and Teacher Education - Kristine Raap

One of the sectors which are fostering the national development is education by ensuring the development of a functional human resource. The institution of a strong educational structure leads to a society populated by the enlightened people, who can cause the positive economy’s progress and social transformational. 479 more words

Building Quality In Teaching And Teacher Education

From Dropout to Doctoral Degree

Stories about hard work and perseverance are uplifting and give hope to others.

While those stories are inspirational, they often focus on only one side of the story—the student. 616 more words

In The Classroom

Calling all first year teachers ...

I write to you now, from the comfort of my bed … which I have not left since I got home around 5 hours ago. 678 more words

First Year Teaching