Graduate Institute of Science Education

http://www.sciedu.ncue.edu.tw/

The Graduate Institute of Science Education aims at training science/math teachers, administrative staff and researchers at every level with a global perspective and research literacy. It also provides further education for science teachers and administrative staff in centralTaiwan, conducts research on science education, and promotes science education.

The Graduate Institute of Science Education aims at training science/math teachers, administrative staff and researchers at every level with a global perspective and research literacy. It also provides further education for science teachers and administrative staff in central Taiwan, conducts research on science education, and promotes science education.

·     CHARACTERISTICS

1.     Constructing learning and teaching theories

2.     Developing science/mathematics teacher professional development programs

3.     Establishing science/mathematics learning assessment modes

4.     Promoting science/mathematics teaching research and the dissemination of its results.

·     STRATEGIES

1.     Proposing integrated research projects;

2.     Integrating theories and practices;

3.     Establishing an instructional research center;

4.     Developing e-learning environments and learning strategies;

5.     Integrating technology into science/mathematics teaching, learning, and assessment;

6.     Promoting action research to improve the quality of and to coordinate the relationship between universities and K-12 schools.