Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Future Prospects for Geographical Education in Slovenia

ADD TO MY LIST
 
Author(s): Tatjana RESNIK PLANINC

Journal: Review of International Geographical Education Online
ISSN 2146-0353

Volume: 1;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 41;
Date: 2011;
VIEW PDF   PDF DOWNLOAD PDF   Download PDF Original page

Keywords: Didactics of geography | geographical education in Slovenia | competencies | curriculum | geography teacher

ABSTRACT
This paper deals with future prospects for geographical education in Slovenia, with special emphasis on the development and aims of the didactics of geography. The author discusses the past development of geographical curricula and of competencies of geography teachers, and the education of future teachers of the subject in Slovenia. Her ideas are based on the nature, purpose and context of geographical education, with an emphasis on lifelong learning, internationally comparable education and work-based learning, due to their relevance for a rapidly changing world of new opportunities.

Tango Jona
Tangokurs Rapperswil-Jona

     Save time & money - Smart Internet Solutions