© 1997

Information Technology

Supporting change through teacher education

  • Don Passey
  • Brian Samways

Table of contents

  1. Support agencies and their roles

  2. Ways to support teacher education and teacher educator

  3. Case studies of teacher and school development when using information and communication technologies

  4. Considering the integration of information and communication technologies within subject teaching and within teaching methodologies

About this book


This book considers how the fundamental issues relating to the use of information technology in education, are being tackled across the world. Significantly it features international perspectives on the challenge that information and communications technology poses to teacher education; views of trainee teacher experiences with computers; insights into the ways in which communication technologies are being used to link teachers and students; consideration of the impact of change with information and communications technology; discussion of the roles of those involved in developing teacher education with information and communications techology at national, institutional and teacher levels. It contains the selected proceedings of the International Conference on Information technology: Supporting change through teacher education, sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing, and held at Kiryat Anavim, Israel, in June/July 1996.


Information Technology (IT) Processing computer innovation technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Don Passey
    • 1
  • Brian Samways
    • 2
  1. 1.Lancaster UniversityLancasterUK
  2. 2.Birmingham City CouncilBirminghamUK

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Information Technology
  • Book Subtitle Supporting change through teacher education
  • Editors Don Passey
    Brian Samways
  • Series Title IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-412-79760-6
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4614-9935-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-0-387-35081-3
  • Series ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series E-ISSN 1868-422X
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXV, 382
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Management of Computing and Information Systems
    Information Storage and Retrieval
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