C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Changing Practices in Geography Education: Meeting the Challenges of the Future 3: Innovations in Curriculum 3

Chairperson: John Lidstone

Singapore pre-service teachers negotiations of discursive pressure in the performance of the good geography teacher           

Tricia Seow, Humanities and Social Studies Education, National Institute of Education of Singapore


Map skills and spatial cognition: First year students; difficulties with map literacy

Rhoda Larangeira, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg


From the flexible management of the geography curriculum in Portuguese basic education to its cognitive rigidity. Different discourses, similar practices          

Maria Martins, Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Porto


Geography student tutors' perceptions and experiences in problem-based learning tutorial sessions        

Aubrey Golightly, Geography Education, North-West University of South Africa