Programme

INCLUSIVE TEACHER EDUCATION

NORDIC SEMINAR AT OSLO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT GARDERMOEN, Park Inn

October 10th 2012

 

 

Programme (changes may occur)                

 

  1.  Introduction(1030-1040)
    • Presentation of this conference; aims and format
  2. TE4I and the profile for inclusive teachers (1040-1130) Amanda Watkins
    • Project results and recommendations
    • The profile
  3. Lunch(1130-1230)
  4. Diversity and Inclusion in Teacher Education(1230-1300)Toril Fiva 
    • Other relevant project conclusions, for instance OECD Diversity and Inclusion,
      EC The professional development of teacher educators
  5. Discussions
    • Discussions in national groups of teacher educators : 1230-1400
      • How do we think about the realisation of the recommendations?*
      • What are our challenges? (E.g., how well are teacher educators prepared for a more inclusive teacher education?)
      • How do we plan implementation?
    • Discussions among ministry/directorate across nations : 1230-1400
      • How do we think about the realisation of the recommendations?*
      • What are our challenges? (E.g., are the inclusion ambitions clearly formulated in policy documents?)
      • How do we plan implementation?
    • Coffee break 1400-1430
    • 1430-1530 Discussions in national groups where the ministry/directorate and teacher educators share views from the group work
  6. Conclusion
    • 1530 Plenary: Where do we go from now? 10 min from each nation.

Closure 1630. 

 

*Cf. for instance chapters 5 and 10 (10.1) in the TE4I report Teacher Education for Inclusion Across Europe. Challenges and opportunities http://www.european-agency.org/agency-projects/teacher-education-for-inclusion/teacher-education-web-files/TE4I-Synthesis-Report-EN.pdf