NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Source
Childhood Education59
Audience
Teachers4
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 59 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Scorza, Jason A. – Childhood Education, 2019
Internationalization activities of academic institutions are forms of Education Diplomacy, advancing the intrinsic role of education for peace and security, development, and human rights. When universities recognize their role as key stakeholders in solving global challenges, strong partnerships with international organizations such as the United…
Descriptors: International Education, Civil Rights, Universities, College Role
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Tkachuk, Alla – Childhood Education, 2019
By transforming education to focus on nurturing creativity, teachers can better ensure that their students are receiving the best preparation for a future of rapid change. This article describes how Alla Tkachuk founded MASK (Mobile Art School in Kenya, www.mobileartschoolinkenya.org) to champion art for creativity in Africa. Starting as a small…
Descriptors: Creativity, Visualization, Foreign Countries, Art Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Santone, Susan – Childhood Education, 2019
The field of teacher education is abuzz with a quest for innovation, with public and private stakeholders seeking ways to improve teacher efficacy, support equity, and address the countless challenges of education in the 21st century. Technology often dominates these conversations. From online learning to virtual reality, "innovation" is…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Preservice Teacher Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Place Based Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Al-Hassan, Omayya M.; Bani-Hani, Kamal E. – Childhood Education, 2019
Hashemite University, a pioneering higher education institution in Jordan, has established the first academic nursery for children in Jordan. The nursery has a dual purpose, as it offers quality childhood education and care services and provides practical field training opportunities for students specializing in early childhood education.
Descriptors: Early Childhood Education, Foreign Countries, Models, Educational Quality
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Farag Mikhail, Phoebe – Childhood Education, 2018
Local, national, and international education policies regarding funding, priorities, curriculum, assessment, and more have a significant effect on all education stakeholders. But do all the stakeholders have the power to make changes? Education Diplomacy as "new diplomacy" in contrast to traditional diplomacy serves to both empower…
Descriptors: Power Structure, Educational Policy, Educational Quality, Educational Change
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Bellino, Michelle J.; Hure, Mohamud – Childhood Education, 2018
As we innovate, it is important to keep in mind what might be the next stage for the recipients of our efforts on their behalf. This is particularly true when innovating in response to crisis circumstances. As we address the immediate challenge of ensuring children in refugee situations have their right to education met, we need to remember that…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Refugees, Partnerships in Education, Pilot Projects
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Healy, Elizabeth – Childhood Education, 2017
This article describes the reasoning and structure behind the staff of the Bureau of Educational Experiments during the past few years of research and nursery school work. The demands from schools for teachers who are more capable inspired the Bureau of Educational Experiments to action and resulted in the "Bank Street School"--the…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Preservice Teacher Education, Student Teaching, Teaching Skills
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Shute, Mary Chaplin – Childhood Education, 2017
The first six years of the child's life are infinitely the most important, as they are the years in which attitudes are being established, habits formed, and character trends largely fixed. This article examines topics such as race relations and prejudice in kindergarten, the role of kindergarten teachers, soldier play in kindergarten and its…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Teacher Education, Kindergarten, Racial Relations
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Felleman-Fattal, Laura Rachel – Childhood Education, 2017
Age-appropriate children's books can be an effective way to introduce and discuss issues of social justice with young students. These books can be the anchor for interdisciplinary lessons that integrate core content areas, such as language arts, science, and/or social studies with the visual and performing arts to enrich students' learning…
Descriptors: Action Research, Preservice Teachers, Art Teachers, Social Justice
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Baker, Fiona S. – Childhood Education, 2017
Play and learning in the outdoors have been long-standing features of early years care and education. Unfortunately, children around the world no longer have sufficient opportunities for outdoor play for a variety of reasons. In the United Arab Emirates, climatic constraints limit outdoor play for 6 months of the year. One group of preservice…
Descriptors: Recreational Activities, Play, Foreign Countries, Preschool Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hartigan, Barbara F. – Childhood Education, 2017
Mindfulness in teacher education, and especially early childhood special education, offers new teachers self-help methodologies that can relieve their personal stress while passing along these same strategies to the special education students in their classrooms. This study explores a constructivist approach to learning mindfulness in teacher…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Perception, Attention Control, Preservice Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Trube, Barbara – Childhood Education, 2017
Mentoring, including peer mentoring, is a key element of teacher education programs and subsequent teaching practice. In order to share the benefits of mindfulness practices, a faculty member in a state university in the Midwestern United States promoted the practice of mindfulness by teacher candidates enrolled in her courses. As members of a…
Descriptors: Mentors, Peer Teaching, Peer Relationship, Teacher Education Programs
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Brown, Rachel – Childhood Education, 2017
This study explored the self-reported effects of mindfuless instruction on pre-service elementary teachers in the context of a literacy education course. Twenty female undergraduates participated in a study that occurred over the course of a single semester in one university. Analysis of the results indicated that students were not significantly…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Attention Control, Perception, Preservice Teachers
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wassermann, Selma – Childhood Education, 2017
In the recent past, during the 36 hours of required coursework necessary to become a certified teacher in the state of New York, not a single course deviated from the same model of teacher centered lectures and a long list of "to dos" that would presumably enable pre-service students to face 30 odd children in their own classrooms with…
Descriptors: Teacher Education Programs, Course Organization, Curriculum Design, Curriculum Development
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Talbot, Patricia A.; Gustafson, Glenna; Mistele, Jean – Childhood Education, 2017
World-ready learners require world-ready educators. One group of inspiring teacher educators share how they ignited a fire of awareness around the importance of global competency education at a small, rural teacher college.
Descriptors: Rural Schools, Global Approach, Global Education, Competency Based Education
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4