Centre for Education Innovation and Action Research

A Seminar by Professor Simon Thompson, University of Sussex - Myths, Misconceptions and Materiality in School-based Teacher Education

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Date and time: Nov. 7, 2019 2:30PM - 4:30PM

Venue: Library Conference Hall, TISS Main Campus, Mumbai


This seminar will report on research exploring the views of teacher educators, school leaders and beginning teachers on reforms to initial teacher education led by the Department for Education in England since 2010. Drawing upon case studies it examines how different stakeholders have engaged in teacher education, conceptualized their role in preparing new teachers and respond to shifting responsibilities for leading this process since the publication of the Coalition Government's White Paper, The Importance of Teaching (2010)...Read More