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Teacher Education and Professional Development

2017

Cultural proficiency

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Preparing Culturally Proficient Teachers, Lori Piowlski Feb 2017

Preparing Culturally Proficient Teachers, Lori Piowlski

Lori Piowlski, Ph. D.

This session helps frame the demographic and educational changes that are resulting in the restructuring of teacher preparation programs. Discussion of qualitative study provides a platform to begin reflecting on how to deliver a comprehensive teacher education program that instills cultural proficiency.


Exploring Our Research: A Conversation With Scholar Practitioners, Keith Myatt, Jospeh Domingues, Lori Piowlski, Ann Jayne Feb 2017

Exploring Our Research: A Conversation With Scholar Practitioners, Keith Myatt, Jospeh Domingues, Lori Piowlski, Ann Jayne

Lori Piowlski, Ph. D.

A panel of scholar practitioners will present summaries of their research using Cultural Proficiency as their conceptual framework. Dr. Lori Piowski, faculty member from Minnesota State University, Mankato Campus, will moderate the panel’s discussion about the importance of site-based inquiry using the equity lens. Audience members will have time for Q&A with panel members and Dr. Piowski.


Development Of Culturally Proficient Practice Across A Teacher Preparation Program, Lisa Vasquez, Elizabeth J. Sandell, Beth Beschorner, Lori Piowlski Feb 2017

Development Of Culturally Proficient Practice Across A Teacher Preparation Program, Lisa Vasquez, Elizabeth J. Sandell, Beth Beschorner, Lori Piowlski

Lori Piowlski, Ph. D.

No abstract provided.


Beware Of The Collision Between Cultural Proficiency And Teacher Candidate Performance Assessment, Lori Piowlski Feb 2017

Beware Of The Collision Between Cultural Proficiency And Teacher Candidate Performance Assessment, Lori Piowlski

Lori Piowlski, Ph. D.

An issue facing teacher preparation programs is that higher education must be able to measure teacher candidates' competencies that can be considered internal dispositions, which directly impact the quality of their instruction. This session delves into the teacher performance assessment (edTPA) scores candidates are earning in correlation to their Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) levels