NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 8 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Fukaya, Tatsushi; Uesaka, Yuri – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2018
This research used a tutoring scenario to examine the spontaneous use of knowledge for teaching, which was measured from four perspectives: assessment, explanation, comprehension checking, and strategy instruction. The objective was: (1) to investigate whether student teachers could spontaneously utilise adequate knowledge for teaching, and (2) to…
Descriptors: Tutoring, Student Teachers, Knowledge Base for Teaching, Mathematics Instruction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Suzuki, Shin'ichi – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2014
In this paper, I will discuss how to enhance Japanese teacher education. After sketching teacher education from the mid-1940s to the 1960s, I sum up the main topics people discussed through each decade of the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s. Illustrating some of the current topics of teacher education in the first decade of the new century, I discuss what…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Education, Educational History, Schools of Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Williams, Joy; Shibanuma, Akiko; Matsuzaki, Yoko; Kanayama, Aiko; Ito, Atsumi – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2008
Keiwa College, a small liberal arts college in Niigata, Japan, has developed a number of on-campus and community-based teacher training programmes to benefit our students in the teacher education course in the Department of English and Communication and in-service English teachers in the area. These programmes provide students with opportunities…
Descriptors: Teacher Education, Paraprofessional School Personnel, Language Teachers, English (Second Language)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Mikio, Shiga – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2008
In 1997 English became a compulsory subject in Korean elementary schools. The education of English teachers for the elementary level was accelerated. The training curriculum was reformed according to the educational objective to enhance students' oral communication skills in English. Coupled to this change, the introduction of English Teacher…
Descriptors: Teacher Education, Educational Objectives, Foreign Countries, Socioeconomic Background
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Hamano, Takashi – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2008
This paper examines the current state and a challenge faced by teachers and teacher education in Vietnam, and analyzes international aid projects providing support to teacher education there. It is necessary to grasp changes in teacher education in Vietnam in the context of the current comprehensive reform of education, which has been greatly…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teacher Education, Educational Change, Technical Assistance
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Miyajima, Tomomi – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2008
This study explores gender inequality in the occupational culture of Japanese high school teachers with special focus on women teachers' resistance to gender-biased practices. It examines the effectiveness of official and informal teacher training programmes in raising awareness of gender issues. Through an ethnographic case study conducted in…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Gender Bias, Work Environment, Organizational Culture
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Howe, Edward R. – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2008
This paper compares and evaluates teacher induction in Canada and Japan, following an overview of each educational system and an assessment of higher education in each region. Based on the author's personal teaching experience and research, suggestions for educational reforms are made to enhance the role of teachers. Teachers need opportunities to…
Descriptors: Teacher Orientation, Foreign Countries, Comparative Analysis, Teaching Experience
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Howe, Edward R. – Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, 2005
Cross-cultural teaching and research in Canada and Japan is reported. Ethnographic narrative methods were used to examine Japan's teacher acculturation. Canada's teachers are largely required to work in isolation, to learn their practice through trial and error. There is little provision for mentorship and insufficient time to reflect. In…
Descriptors: Teaching Methods, Foreign Countries, Beginning Teachers, Teacher Orientation