6.Pedagogy and Learning

6.1 Ensuring Learning Takes Place

6.1.1 Ensuring Learning Takes Place

SpeakerName: Dr. Rukmini Banerji, CEO Pratham Education Foundation, India Description: This presentation reviewed the new ways to address the out-of-school children situation, as well as...

6.1.2 Creating Learning Spaces for Optimum Growth and Development

SpeakerName: Ms. Uma Shanker, Director of Indian Montessori Training Courses, Chennai and Managing Trustee of Kalvi Trust on Research and Education, India Description: This presentation...

6.1.3 Building foundations for learning

SpeakerName: Ms. Keerti Jayaram, Director, Organization for Early Literacy Promotion (OELP), India Description: This presentation discussed OELP’s innovations, including: (1) A simple and well-defined implementation...

6.2 Psychology

6.2.1 Trauma-sensitive schools

SpeakerName: Ms. Susan Cole, Director, Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative, USA Description: This presentation shares the ways in which childhood trauma may affect academic performance,...

6.2.2 Growing Learning Mindset on Doi Tung

SpeakerName: Dr. Piyapat Chitpirom, Deputy Director of Academic Affairs, Center for Educational Psychology, Foundation of Virtuous Youth, Thailand Description: This presentation shared that the most...

6.3 Building the Capacities of Teachers

6.3.1 Capacitating Teachers and Teacher Educators for ICT

SpeakerName: Mr. Miron Kumar Bhowmik, Programme Officer, UNESCO Bangkok, Thailand Description: The widespread use of computers and ICTs in Education has been observed in the...

6.3.2 Nepal Teacher Training Innovations (NTTI): A comprehensive approach to introducing best teaching practice...

SpeakerName: Ms. Ashley Hager, Founder, Project Director, Nepal Teacher Training Innovations (NTTI), Nepal Description: This presentation reviewed the details of NTTI’s innovative model, which involve...

6.3.3 Widening the Circle: Re-conceptionalizing teacher education as professional development schools in rural Cambodia

SpeakerName: Dr. Yuriko C. Wellington, Founder/Director, Teach Cambodia, Cambodia Description: TeachCambodia.org ultimately aims to promote enhanced teacher education and to facilitate the development of literate...

6.3.4 Using the Gradual Release of Responsibility Framework in Pre-Service Teacher Training for Southeastern...

SpeakerName: Mr. William Gray Rinehart, Instructor/Teacher Trainer and Program Advisor, Bop Htaw Education Empowerment Program, Myanmar Description: For teacher trainers and teacher training program designers...

6.3.5 Transformative Learning: A case of building young active citizens

SpeakerName: Mr. Kittirat Pluemjit, Project Manager, Siam Commercial Bank Foundation (SCBF), Thailand Description: This presentation emphasized the SCBF project that seeks to build young active...

6.3.6 Building a teacher-led movement to improve children’s learning outcome

SpeakerName: Mr. Sandeep Mishra, Director, STIR Education, India Description: This presentation also reviewed how this model ensures mutual accountability between teachers and their respective education...

6.3.7 The innovative strategies used to increase the access of marginalized children in the...

SpeakerName: Dr. Mola Dad Shafa, Associate Professor and Head, The Agha Khan University, Pakistan Description: Aga Khan University’s Institute for Educational Development (AKU IED), since...