Breaking the Wall of Mindless Schools
How Educational Research Can Contribute to Successful and Joyful LearningStreaming Video - 2012
Educating the educators is for Manfred Prenzel the bedrock of maintaining competence in our knowledge society. In this 2010 Falling Walls lecture video, Prenzel explores the importance of motivation, value orientations, and social competencies to support teachers' professional development. As the national project manager of the OECD-Programme for International Student Assessment, Prenzel's contributions are rooted in years of experience as both an education manager and a researcher. Having served as the director of the Leibniz Institute for Science Education and currently serving as dean of the Technische Universit©Þt M©ơnchen School of Education, Prenzel strives to pinpoint strengths and weaknesses in educational systems and to identify levers for improving teaching and learning, particularly in schools.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2010
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (14 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: How Educational Research Can Contribute to Successful and Joyful Learning