How do you get pre-service teachers to become ‘good at ICT’ in their teaching? A view from the UK
Terry Haydn, University of East Anglia, United Kingdom
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States ISBN 978-1-939797-02-5 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
The paper reports the outcomes of the UK strand of an OECD comparative study, ICT in Initial Teacher Training, which aimed to develop insights into how courses of initial teacher training prepare student teachers to use ICT effectively in their teaching. Using case studies of effective practice, the paper details the views of expert practitioners on what strategies and interventions are most helpful in developing teachers who are able to use ICT to enhance learning in their subject teaching. Although some findings confirm research elsewhere on the importance of TPACK frameworks, other aspects of the study question some of the assumptions which have been made about teacher induction in this field in the UK, which may have implications for the training of pre-service teachers in other countries.
Haydn, T. (2013). How do you get pre-service teachers to become ‘good at ICT’ in their teaching? A view from the UK. In R. McBride & M. Searson (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2013--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 5062-5067). New Orleans, Louisiana, United States: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved February 19, 2019 from https://www.learntechlib.org/primary/p/48934/.
© 2013 Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
- Gibson, W. (1984) Quoted in Media Guardian, 21 September: 3.
- Goodson, I. (1996) Teachers’ professional lives, London, Falmer Press.
- Hadfield, M., Jopling, M., Royle, K. And Southern, L. (2009) Evaluation of the Training and Development Agency for Schools for Schools’ funding for ICT in ITT projects, London, TDA.
- Haydn, T. (2004) The use of ICT in history teaching in secondary schools in England and Wales, 1970-2003, unpublished PhD thesis, University of London. JISC (Joint Information Systems Committee) (2008) Great expectations of ICT: findings from the second phase of the report, London, JISC. Online at www.jisc.ac.uk/publications/documents/greatexpectations.aspx, accessed 22 September 2009.
- Sikes, P. (2006) Working in a new university: in the shadow of the research assessment exercise, Studies in Higher Education, 31 (5): 555-568.
These references have been extracted automatically and may have some errors. If you see a mistake in the references above, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- presentation_3053_38440.ppt (Access with Subscription)