Roundtable Discussion on Professional Pathways in Arts and Music Teacher Education

Roundtable Discussion on Professional Pathways in Arts and Music Teacher Education

Date & Time

27 August 2014, 00:00

Venue

Knowledge Creation Centre Room (NIE5-01-06)

Department

Visual & Performing Arts (VPA)

Events Details

Time: 10am to 12pm

The Arts and Music Task Force of Education Research 3.0 cordially invites you to attend a roundtable discussion on “Professional Pathways in Arts and Music Teacher Education”.

The objective of this roundtable discussion is to gain insights from NIE community and external stakeholders (MOE, National Arts Council) with expertise and interest in Arts Education and the Arts in Education. Through this dialogue, we hope to develop programmatic research relevant to the needs of MOE and the schools in the next five years through the third funding tranche of the Education Research Funding Programme (2013-2017)

Programme

1. Presentations (10.00am - 11.00am)

Topic Presenter

Refle[x]- [c]tions on Informal learning

Dr. Eugene Dairianathan (Visual and Performing Arts Academic Group, NIE)

The effects of a specialist professional development in the pedagogical practices and perceptions of Singapore generalist primary school teachers in music and art

Dr. Pamela Onishi (Office of Education Research, NIE)

Towards Responsive Professional Development for Singapore Music Teachers. 

Phase 1: Mapping the Landscape

Dr. Alfredo Bautista (Office of Education Research, NIE)
Research in Drama Education in Singapore Dr. Prudence Wales (Visual and Performing Arts Academic Group, NIE) 
Overview of STAR’s Professional Development  Work: Strategic Directions, Current Research Projects, Challenges and Issues in Professional Development  Mr. Lim Kok Boon (Singapore Teachers' Academy for the aRts)


2. Discussion (11.00am - 12.00pm)

    Moderated by Dr. Lum Chee Hoo (Visual and Performing Arts, NIE)