Keynote Speakers

Prof. Miriam Ben-Peretz 
“ Is Global Teacher Education a Desired Development:Uniformity vs. Diversity?”
  Miriam Ben-Peretz is Professor Emeritus of Education at the University of Haifa. She is former Dean of the School of Education at the University of Haifa, and past President of Tel-Hai Academic College…ContactProf Miriam Ben-PeretzDepartment of Education, University of Haifa Mount Carmel
Haifa 31905
IsraelOffice: 526 Kluger (Education) Building
Office Phone:
Prof. Lily Orland-Barak 
 ”Competing Orientations to Mentoring in Teacher Education: Research trends and practices.”
  She is an educational researcher in the areas of professional learning, teacher education and curriculum development and second language teaching, she is at present Head of the Department of Learning , Instruction and Teacher Education at the Faculty of Education, The  University of Haifa…Dean Faculty  of EducationUniversity of Haifa, Israel31905, Mt. Carmel
Phone : 97248102299
Fax : 97248102499
E-mail :
Prof. Gary McCulloch
“ Towards international histories of teacher education and educators?’.”
  Head of Department of Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS)

Contact details

Phone: 020 7612 6813
Fax: 020 7612 6632
Email: and Social Science (HSS)Institute of Education
University of London
20 Bedford Way
Office Location:Room 575
20 Bedford Way, WC1H 0AL 
Prof. Chi Kin John Lee
“ Teacher Education in the Greater China region: Status, issues and prospect”
  Chair Professor of Curriculum and Instruction, Vice President (Academic), Director of the School Partnership and Field Experience OfficeProfessor John Lee, JP, Vice President (Academic), Chair Professor of Curriculum and Instruction and Director of the School Partnership and Field Experience Office, joined HKIEd in 2010. He was Dean of Education and Professor of Department of Curriculum and Instruction at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). Professor Lee was also the Director of the Centre for University and School Partnership and had served as a Fellow of United College and Morningside College at CUHK. He had worked as a secondary school teacher and a Lecturer at the Sir Robert Black College of Education…
Prof. Mustafa Özcan
“Context, Purpose and Practice in the Model of “University within School:” University-School Partnership for Experience-Based Teacher Education, In-Service Education and Improvement of Pupil Achievement ”
“Okulda Üniversite Modelinde Amaç, Ortam ve Uygulama:  Deneyime Dayalı Öğretmen Eğitimi, Hizmet-İçi Eğitim ve Öğrenci  Başarısını Artırmak  İçin Üniversite-Okul Ortaklığı”
  Dr. Ozcan, a native of Turkey, began his professional life as an elementary school teacher and taught bilingual students for four years. He continued his education, became certified for secondary school teaching and completed his Master’s degree in Social Foundations of Education at the University of Ankara, College of Educational Sciences in 1981. Dr. Ozcan worked as a high school teacher and administrator, and also as an assistant superintendent in different parts of Turkey

Henry Barnard School (HBS) 207
(401) 456-8170
(401) 456-8654


Dr. Pasi Reinikainen
“ In Finland – Teachers Matter”
   Secretary General at The Finnish Education Evaluation CouncilPostal address:
Secretariat of the Finnish Education Evaluation Council
P.O. Box 35, 40014University of Jyväskylä
Street address: Keskussairaalantie 2, 3rd floor, 40014University of JyväskyläFax +358 14 617