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WFATE Fourth Biennial International Conference

Organising Committees

 

Honour Committee

Meritxell Ruiz, Minister of Education of Catalonia

Jane McCarty, WFATE President, University of Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Josefina Cambra, Col·legi de Doctors i Llicenciats en Filosofia i Lletres i en Ciències de Catalunya, President, Catalonia

Martí Teixidó, Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Societat Catalana de Pedagogia, President, Catalonia

Miquel Àngel Essomba, Commissioner for Education and Universities of the City Council of Barcelona, Catalonia

Joana Salazar, ATEE-Europe President, University of Balearic Islands, Spain

Shirley Lefever-Davis, ATE-USA President, University of Wichita State University, Kansas, USA

Elijah Omwenga, ATE Africa President, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Simone White, ATEA Australia President

Maxine Cooper, WFATE Past President, Federation University, Australia

Marlene Scardamalia, Knowledge Building International Association (KBI), President, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), Canada

Carl Bereiter, Knowledge Building International Association (KBI), Honour President. Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), Canada

Paul Resta, University of Texas at Austin, Ruth Knight Millikan Centennial, Texas, USA

Scientific Committee

Chair: Ann Converse Shelly, WFATE Executive Secretary, Ashland University, Ohio, USA

 Thérèse Laferrière, Université Laval, Faculté des Sciences de l’Education, Quebec

Carme Panchón, University of Barcelona, Vice-Rector, Catalonia, Spain

Roser Boix, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Education, Dean

Antoni Sans, Institute of Sciences of Education, University of Barcelona, Director

Miquel Martínez, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Education, Catalonia, Spain.

Joaquín Gairín, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Dean

Pilar Benejam, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Departament de Geografia, and member of the Association for Teacher Education Rosa Sensat, Barcelona

Jaume Sarramona, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Facultat de Ciències de l’Educació

Cèsar Coll, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Psicology, Catalonia, Spain

SuDe, University of Minzu, Faculty of Education, Dean, Beejing, Xina

Gao Bing, University of Minzu, Faculty of Education, Beejing, Xina

Teng Xing, University of Nevada, College of Education, Las Vegas, USA, Xina representative on the board of the College

Josep Gallifa, Faculty of Psychology, Sciences of Education and Sport,  Blanquerna, University Ramon Llull, Dean, Barcelona

Claudi Alsina, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya· BarcelonaTech (UPC), Mathematics Professor, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Jenene Burke, Federation University Australia, Faculty of Education and Arts, Associate Dean, Ballarat, Australia

Joan Soler, University of Vic, Faculty of Education, Dean, Vic, Catalonia

Joan Mateo, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Education and President of Evaluation Council of the Education System in Catalonia 

Luis Marqués Molías, Rovira i Virgili University, Faculty of Sciences of Education and Psycholoy, Dean, Tarragona, Catalonia

Xavier Chavarria, education inspector and professor in Barcelona University Faculty of Education

Josep M. Serra, University of Girona, Faculty of Education and Psychology, Dean, Girona

Carles Alsinet, University of Lleida, Faculty of Education, Psychology and Social Work. Dean, Lleida, Catalonia

Louisa Anastopoulou, expert on European programs at Research and School levels

Tom Hamilton, The General Teaching Council for Scotland, Education, Registration and Professional Learning, Director, Edinburgh, Scotland   

James Alouf, Sweet Briar College, Virginia, USA

Francis van Tassel, University of North Texas, Education Department, USA

Paul Paese, Indiana University Kokomo, USA, Dean of School of Education

Sarah Gravett, University of Johannesburg, Faculty of Education, Executive Dean, South Africa

Patrick Lam, Hong Kong Academy for Gifted Education, Associate Director, and Centre fro Information Technology in Education (CITE), University of Hong Kong, Teacher Associate, and International Collaborator for Knowledge Building, mainly in Catalonia, Canada and UK

Sally Wan, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, International Collaborator for Knowledge Building, mainly in Catalonia, Canada and UK

Organising Committee

Chair: Carme Amorós, Societat Catalana de Pedagogia de l’Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Governing Board member and CDL member

Agnès Creus, Col·legi de Doctors i Llicenciats en Filosofia i Lletres i Ciències de Catalunya, Executive Manager

Carme Rider, Governing Board secretary, Societat Catalana de Pedagogia de l’Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Secretary, Catalonia

Carme Panchón, Vice-Rector of the University of Barcelona

Anna de Monserrat, Faculty of Psychology, Sciences of Education and Sport,  Blanquerna, University Ramon Llull, Vice-Dean, Barcelona

Josep Alsina, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Education, Vice-dean

Neus Lorenzo, education inspector, Barcelona

Lídia Fernández Torrell, CDL Chief Editor

Xavier Juan, CDL Governing Board member, Catalonia

Sandra Lund, Knowledge Building in Action, Coordinator, USA 

Conference Director

 Mireia Montané, WFATE President Elect, ATEE Past President, Director of Centre de Programes Educatius Internacionals, Col·legi de Doctors i Llicenciats en Filosofia i Lletres i Ciències de Catalunya, and member of the Societat Catalana de Pedagogia de l’Institut d’Estudis Catalans