The 21st Century Learning in Malaysian Primary School: Exploring Teachers’ Understanding and Implementation of HOTS
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- higher order thinking skill; 21st-century learning; primary teachers
In the schooling system, teachers are the forefront in every educational system elsewhere. Thus, teachers’ competencies and how their instructional practice become significance in determining students’ achievements. The purpose of the study is to explore how primary teachers tried to implement the practice of Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTS) within the context of 21st-century learning based on the four elements that have been outlined in Taxonomy Bloom through structured interview sessions. A total of seven teachers were selected as respondents from primary schools. The findings of the study indicate that primary teachers are aware and realize the role of HOTS in bringing up our future generation in line with instilling 21st century into learning. This study can be develop to evaluate the implementation of HOTS in an appropriate teaching practice for different school cultures, different levels of education and even a school that is completed with all the facilities for the teaching and learning process.
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TY - CONF AU - Zainudin Hassan AU - Jayalatchmee Muthusamy AU - Lokman Tahir AU - Rohaya Talib AU - Sanitah Mohd Yusof AU - Noor Azean Atan PY - 2018/12 DA - 2018/12 TI - The 21st Century Learning in Malaysian Primary School: Exploring Teachers’ Understanding and Implementation of HOTS BT - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Creativity, Innovation and Technology in Education (IC-CITE 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 326 EP - 336 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccite-18.2018.69 DO - 10.2991/iccite-18.2018.69 ID - Hassan2018/12 ER -