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Teachscape Hosts Webinar for Schools of Education on Using Video to Improve Teacher Effectiveness
Apr 13, 2012 (03:04 PM EDT)
AACTE executive and leaders of clinical teacher preparation programs lead free webinar on April 17, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teachscape, the leader in delivering online professional learning content, innovative tools, and expert services to improve teaching practice, will host a free webinar for schools of education on the benefits of using video technology in clinical teacher preparation programs. The webinar, "Use Video Technology to Help Candidates Become More Effective Teachers," will take place on Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m. ET. To register for the webinar, go to: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/669150226.
Susan Petroff, senior director of programs and development of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE), will moderate the webinar with Drs. Sandra Mangano, dean of school of education at Gwynedd-Mercy College, and Doug Hamman, associate professor and director of teacher education at Texas Tech University, discussing the evolving approaches to clinical training programs and how video fits into the evolution.
During the webinar, Mangano and Hamman will discuss how their schools of education are structured; the clinical aspects of their programs and how they work; how and why they decided to integrate video into their clinical pre-service program; and, the things to consider when implementing video.
All webinar attendees will have a chance to win a Teachscape Reflect Mini Camera Kit with an iPod.
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