In advance of their EduCon presentation, Dean Shareski and Alec Couros put out the call for brief interviews on teacher education, addressing these two questions:
- What are your general views on the status of teacher education in preparing teachers, especially in regards to innovative teaching? What positives, negatives, or general views can you share? Please do pull in your own experiences if applicable.
- What is the ideal role of teacher education in developing teachers who are media literate and technologically savvy?
For whatever reason, they decided to bury the submissions at the bottom of a wiki, which taught us all a valuable lesson. Here is mine: