Teacher Education: Challenges Ahead

By Sajid Jamal and Mohd Shakir

Paperback and e–book


159 pages

Rs. 650/-

About The Book

This volume, a collection of scholarly articles, research articles and research papers, is an in-depth study of teacher education. It comprises of various important topics like, a humane and reflective teacher educator, embracing diversity in classrooms, quality research, assessment literacy for effective teachers and teaching, exploring empathy: the most invaluable attribute in an educator, ground realities in the quality assurance of professional development, teacher competencies in higher education, changing role of teachers, women empowerment, educational values, argument mapping, integrated B.Ed programme, innovative practices in pedagogical process, sociological analysis of IMR, English language teacher education programme, student self-assessment, role of SWAYAM in the professional development, counselling functions, effect of peer pressure on obedience/disobedience behavior, professional ethics and commitment as means of professional development, ICT and changing roles of teacher and roles of a teacher in 21st century.

It is hoped that this book will be useful and beneficial for readers, teacher educators, academic leaders, researchers, educationists, academicians, policy makers and stakeholders in education.


Prof. Sajid Jamal
Prof Sajid Jamal is currently working as Controller of Examinations, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad on deputation. He is a Professor in the Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. His basic qualifications are-M.Sc. (Physics), M.Ed., NET and Ph. D. (Education).

His thrust areas are Measurement and Evaluation, Science Teaching and Teacher Education. He has a vast experience of teaching, research, administration and extension activities spread over almost two decades. He has published 05 books, 3 Psychological Scales and has contributed 5 chapters in various edited books. His 20 research papers have been published in various scholarly National and International journals of repute. He has presented papers in 16 International and 45 National Seminars/Conferences and has participated in 20 important national workshops. He is a widely travelled person and was a member of the committee set up by NCERT, New Delhi to write the learning material for B. Ed. Course and SCERT, Bhopal to write text books for class ninth and tenth. He has been a key resource person to almost 100 teacher training workshops, orientation and refresher courses. He is a member of Academic Council and IQAC of MANUU, Hyderabad. He has organised several teachers training programmes, workshops, seminars and conferences. He was the project coordinator of School of Education (SoE) granted to the Department of Education, AMU, Aligarh under Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT). He also served as the founder Principal of MANUU –College of Teacher Education, Asansol. He has also recorded several video lessons for the students of B. Ed. Course at Instructional Media Centre, MANUU, Hyderabad.

Email: shadansj07@rediffmail.com

Dr. Mohd Shakir
Dr. Mohd Shakir is working as Assistant Professor in Department of Education, Faculty of Social Sciences of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He has qualified JRF (Education) and NET (Education) and promoted to SRF (Education). He has published about 24 papers in scholarly National and International journals of USA, Indonesia, India etc, and presented papers in 05 International and 08 National Seminars/Conferences and participated in 10 national workshops. He is associated with IGNOU as an academic counsellor. He is a life member of All India Association of Teacher Educators (AIATE) and Learning Community (Association for Learners). He is also an active member of Editorial Boards of various reputed National and International Journals of India and abroad.

He has discharged administrative responsibilities successfully as First Course Coordinator and Course In-Charge of Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University Murshidabad Centre, and also worked as Warden, Examination In-charge, of AMU Murshidabad Centre, W.B. He has also worked as Warden (Administration) of Sir Ziauddin Hall AMU Aligarh.
He is also working as Warden (Administration) of Viqarul Mulk Hall AMU Aligarh and also working as NSS Programme Officer of AMU Aligarh. His research interest includes educational psychology, educational administration & stress management.

Email: aligarhshakir@gmail.com

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