Preparing students for the international environment of 21st century in Middle East Technical University



Preparing Civil Engineers for International Collaboration in Construction Management
Soibelman, Lucio; Sacks, Rafael; Akinci, Burcu; Dikmen Toker, İrem; Birgönül, Mustafa Talat; Eybpoosh, Matineh (American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2011-07-01)
Economic globalization is increasingly affecting both the construction industry and academia. It is changing the traditional roles of civil engineers and construction managers. Cross-cultural collaboration and communication skills, multinational team management skills, the ability to overcome the social challenges of geographically distributed teams, and familiarity with construction materials, standards, and methods of foreign countries are vital for modern construction professionals. However, the traditio...
Preparing Pre-service English Language Teachers for Classroom Realities: Strengthening Their Competence in Instructional Materials
Tekir, Serpil; Akar, Hanife (Ani Publishing and Consulting Company, 2020-01-01)
Purpose: English as Foreign Language (EFL) teachers tend to demonstrate low literacy levels in instructional materials and feel unprepared to use materials effectively. To better prepare pre-service EFL teachers for real classrooms that they will teach Upon graduation, current K-12 teachers can provide significant insights into the needed competences of prospective teachers. With this purpose, the study aimed to investigate the competences in utilizing instructional materials needed by EFL teachers to becom...
Preparing future teachers for the movement to increase opportunities and technology project goals
Training Personnel For Architectural Conservation
Erder, Cevat (Middle East Technical University, Faculty of Architecture, 1977)
Efforts to protect historic monuments can be traced to the earliest construction of monumental structures. It is only over the past century, however, that there has been a conscious, , concerted movement to conserve architectural heritage and to train specialists to carry out this task. At an international level there has been persistent, repeated and widespread recognition that the training of these specialists is one of the central issues in the success or failure of conservation prngranrnr^. Yet ironical...
Preparing pre-service teachers for reform-minded teaching through online video case discussions: change in noticing
Osmanoğlu, Aslıhan; Işıksal Bostan, Mine; Department of Elementary Education (2010)
The aim of this study was to investigate the changes on what the prospective elementary mathematics teachers noticed as they watched video cases and discussed online. More specially, I wanted to answer the question “To what extent the elementary prospective mathematics teachers’ noticing with respect to reform-minded teaching changes during their video case-based teacher education, in terms of teacher and student roles?” With this question in mind, I asked senior prospective mathematics teachers at METU to ...
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