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The Resource Teacher Education in the 21st Century : Singapore's Evolution and Innovation, edited by Oon-Seng Tan, Woon-Chia Liu, Ee-Ling Low

Teacher Education in the 21st Century : Singapore's Evolution and Innovation, edited by Oon-Seng Tan, Woon-Chia Liu, Ee-Ling Low

Label
Teacher Education in the 21st Century : Singapore's Evolution and Innovation
Title
Teacher Education in the 21st Century
Title remainder
Singapore's Evolution and Innovation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Oon-Seng Tan, Woon-Chia Liu, Ee-Ling Low
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the evolution and innovation of teacher education in Singapore in the 21st century. It covers teacher education reforms in the conceptualising and implementing of the Teacher Education for the 21st Century (TE21) Model and discusses curriculum improvements that are aligned to new competencies; values development that re-envision teacher professionalism and calling; pedagogical changes that emphasise self-directed inquiry and technology-enabled learning; strengthened theory-practice linkages and enhanced teaching practices through school partnerships and mentoring; and impactful education research in areas such as assessment and developing teaching competencies, practices and mentoring. Teacher education in Singapore focuses on developing professional leaders in the field of education who are proactive problem-solvers and empowered researchers. It entails a long-term vision of education and an innovative approach to develop teachers with design skills and an inquiring mindset to understand learners in the fast-changing digital and mobile world. This book is aimed at scholars, researchers, policymakers, teacher educators and teachers as well as anyone interested in learning the philosophy behind Singapore's unique TE21 Model for the 21st century and beyond
Cataloging source
UKBTH
Dewey number
370.711
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • LB1024.2-1050.75
  • LB1705-2286
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tan, Oon-Seng.
  • Liu, Woon-Chia.
  • Low, Ee-Ling.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education
  • Education
  • Teaching
  • Education
  • Education
  • Teaching
Label
Teacher Education in the 21st Century : Singapore's Evolution and Innovation, edited by Oon-Seng Tan, Woon-Chia Liu, Ee-Ling Low
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Teacher Education Futures: Innovating Policy, Curriculum and Practices -- Chapter 2 Teacher Education Policy: Recruitment, Preparation and Progression -- Chapter 3 Championing the Teacher Factor -- Chapter 4 Underpinning Philosophy of Teacher Education in Singapore: A Values-Driven Paradigm -- Chapter 5 Nurturing 21st Century Educators: An EPIIC Perspective -- Chapter 6 In Focus: The Role of Education Studies in Teacher Education -- Chapter 7 Preparing Mathematics Teachers in Singapore: The Issue of Mathematics Content Knowledge -- Chapter 8 Science Teacher Education for the Changing Landscape -- Chapter 9 Reconceptualising Experiential Learning in the Pre-Service Geography Fieldwork Module -- Chapter 10 Developing Thinking Teachers through Learning Portfolios -- Chapter 11 Redesigning and Reconceptualising of Field Experience for Teacher Accreditation -- Chapter 12 Mentoring and School Partnerships -- Chapter 13 Building Character and Citizenship through Service Learning -- Chapter 14 NIE Learning Space: Physical and Virtual Learning Environment -- Chapter 15 Teacher Learning and Development across the Continuum: Pre-service to In-service -- Chapter 16 Quality Assurance in Teacher Education in Singapore -- Chapter 17 Riding toward the Future
Control code
on1113585925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 319 pages 25 illustrations)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811033865
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-10-3386-5.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1113585925
Label
Teacher Education in the 21st Century : Singapore's Evolution and Innovation, edited by Oon-Seng Tan, Woon-Chia Liu, Ee-Ling Low
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1 Teacher Education Futures: Innovating Policy, Curriculum and Practices -- Chapter 2 Teacher Education Policy: Recruitment, Preparation and Progression -- Chapter 3 Championing the Teacher Factor -- Chapter 4 Underpinning Philosophy of Teacher Education in Singapore: A Values-Driven Paradigm -- Chapter 5 Nurturing 21st Century Educators: An EPIIC Perspective -- Chapter 6 In Focus: The Role of Education Studies in Teacher Education -- Chapter 7 Preparing Mathematics Teachers in Singapore: The Issue of Mathematics Content Knowledge -- Chapter 8 Science Teacher Education for the Changing Landscape -- Chapter 9 Reconceptualising Experiential Learning in the Pre-Service Geography Fieldwork Module -- Chapter 10 Developing Thinking Teachers through Learning Portfolios -- Chapter 11 Redesigning and Reconceptualising of Field Experience for Teacher Accreditation -- Chapter 12 Mentoring and School Partnerships -- Chapter 13 Building Character and Citizenship through Service Learning -- Chapter 14 NIE Learning Space: Physical and Virtual Learning Environment -- Chapter 15 Teacher Learning and Development across the Continuum: Pre-service to In-service -- Chapter 16 Quality Assurance in Teacher Education in Singapore -- Chapter 17 Riding toward the Future
Control code
on1113585925
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 319 pages 25 illustrations)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789811033865
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-981-10-3386-5.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1113585925

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