Geography Teacher Training and Proficiency in Geograpgy Education

Type: Paper
Theme:
Sponsor Groups: Geography Education Specialty Group, Careers and Professional Development
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Day: 4/4/2019
Start / End Time: 8:00 AM / 9:40 AM
Room: Wilson A, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
Organizers: Jonathan Wessell, Mary Curtis
Chairs: Mary Curtis

Description

Quality training of Geography Teachers either pre-service or in-service is a necessity.
The papers presented here will touch on many of these training areas and the concern
for establishing quality in geography education now and in the future.


Agenda

Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Jianzhen Zhang*, College of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, Lingling Wang, College of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, Xinhua Liu , College of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Zhejiang Normal University, Zijian Xu , Insitute of Education Science, Zhejiang Normal University, KOSSOUMNA LIBA’A Natali, University of Maroua, Cameroon, A Survey on Cameroon Pre-Service Teacher’s Environmental Literacy 20 8:00 AM
Presenter Victor Salinas-Silva*, UCL Institute of Education, What geography can tell us about teachers’ practice? Networks, knowledge and expertise. A rural education case study. 20 8:20 AM
Presenter Christopher McCurley*, , The Geography Teacher: a Measurement of Self-Efficacy 20 8:40 AM
Presenter CAMELIA KANTOR*, USGIF, Expanding and maturing a profession: Geospatial Intelligence from essentials to proficiency. 20 9:00 AM
Presenter Mary Curtis*, University of Texas at Arlington, Powerful Geography's Place in Preparing Social Studies Educators 20 9:20 AM

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