Proceedings of the International Conference on Educational Sciences and Teacher Profession (ICETeP 2018)

Introducing Outdoor Learning in Science and Mathematics to Elementary School Teachers via Professional Development

Authors
Irwan Koto, Agus Susanta
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Irwan Koto
Available Online April 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icetep-18.2019.69How to use a DOI?
Keywords
outdoor learning; teacher professional development
Abstract
Integrating outdoor learning into indoor learning experience is excellent way to enrich students learning experiences in science and mathematics. To achieve the objective, professional development (PD) is conducted to 12 elementary school teachers to introduce outdoor learning. Teacher PD program consists of four stages: Workshop, Working in group, Schoolyard activities, Evaluation and Feedback. The effectiveness of PD is evaluated by employing a questionnaire following teacher PD program. The results indicates that (1) in term of lesson plan, teacher knowledge and skills in designing outdoor learning activities into classroom activities are enhancing; and (2) teacher skills in developing lesson plan and student worksheet inserting the outdoor learning activities improve.
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Proceedings
International Conference on Educational Sciences and Teacher Profession (ICETeP 2018)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
April 2019
ISBN
978-94-6252-695-2
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icetep-18.2019.69How to use a DOI?
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This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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