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EDUsummIT 2015

TWG4: Addressing Gaps and Promoting Educational Equity

TWG4 group members TWG4 group members at EDUsummIT

Group leaders

Thérèse Laferrière

Thérèse Laferrière Thérèse Laferrière is full professor of pedagogy at l'Université Laval, Québec, Canada. She is the research team’s leader of the Networked Remote School, an enduring initiative that is connecting teachers and students for collaborative activities within the province and beyond. She is the director of CRIRES, a Quebec-based multiuniversity research centre on academic achievement and school success.

Miri Shonfeld

Miri Shonfield Miri Shonfeld has played an influential and instrumental role in many changes in teacher education in Israel. She was the head of ICT at Kibbutzim College of Education and as the head of the forum for ICT coordinators in teacher education she worked to integrate technology in education. She was involved in writing the national program for the 21th century, as well as numerous position papers. She has been invited by universities all over the world to present her philosophy and pedagogy on using ICT in education. Her research deals with online learning environments, collaborative work, and intercultural links. She is currently the head of the Technology, Education, and Cultural Diversity (TEC) Center at Mofet Institute and a faculty member in the Education department at Kibbutzim College of Education in Tel-Aviv.

Group members           

  • Rehema Baguma
  • Janet Price
  • Somasi Saunand
  • Sue Cranmer
  • Don Passey
  • Veronica Goerke
  • Marion Kickett
  • Lina Pelliccione
  • Assetou Kouraogo
  • Allan Yuen
  • Manal Yazbak
  • Miron Bhowmik
  • Diana Gross
  • Eric Thibeault
  • Mar Mbodj
  • Trish Wall
  • Julie Hoffman