Mauritius - Speaker
Professor and Chair, Mauritius Institute of Education
Dr Yashwantrao Ramma is Professor of Science Education and is the Chair of Research at the Mauritius Institute of Education – a teacher education institute (https://portal.mie.ac.mu). As a physicist, he has worked on several research projects related to technology integration and misconceptions of teachers and students in science at primary and secondary levels. Currently, he is leading research projects on use of technology in teaching and learning of science at secondary level and on exploring teachers’ content knowledge and pedagogical content knowledge across various subject areas, on indiscipline and violence in primary schools (http://science.mie.mu/safeschool/index.php)and also on students’ transitions from secondary to university and teacher training. He is also the chairperson of the Anti-Corruption Committee at the Mauritius Institute of Education.