Teacher Technological Leadership: Realising Potentials and Practices
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- teacher technological leadership, potentials, practices
Teacher technological leadership expands upon leadership with the use of technology for education with focus on 21st century education needs. This study aims to observe the awareness, potential and practices of technological leadership of a teacher. The study focusses on the leadership standard set in ISTE Standards for Educators (International Society for Technology in Education, 2017). Through a qualitative case study conducted through an interview and observation on an ICT teacher, it was found that although the concept of teacher technological leadership is unfamiliar, but the practices of technological leadership is apparent. The teachers’ technological leadership is greatly enhanced by the support of the school culture that encourages technology use. The teachers’ self-leadership suited to the qualities in the ISTE standards for technological leadership. The teachers’ technological leadership promotes innovative practices in teaching and learning in the school. This study contributes to the importance of acknowledging teacher technological leadership and gives insight to the vital elements that develop teacher technological leadership for school administrators, teachers and education agencies that support innovative teacher development.
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TY - CONF AU - Norhanida Samsudin AU - Muhammad Faizal A. Ghani PY - 2020 DA - 2020/02/07 TI - Teacher Technological Leadership: Realising Potentials and Practices BT - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Research of Educational Administration and Management (ICREAM 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 52 EP - 56 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200130.138 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.200130.138 ID - Samsudin2020 ER -