Author Affiliation, Ana.
A rationale for the critical reorientation of Jamaican teacher education
Institute of Education Publication Series
Date of Publication
Issue title: Broadening the vision for teacher education in the Caribbean
This paper advocates a critical reorientation of the way one thinks about the practice of teacher education in Jamaica. This is seen as a strategy for challenging the resilience of traditional, teacher centred pedagogy in our schools. To make this case the author shares the findings of a study that used the theoretical discourse of critical pedagogy as a conceptual framework to examine teaching practices in Jamaican Teachers College.....