10th International
Conference on
Teaching Statistics
8 – 13 July 2018
Kyoto, Japan
Full topic list
This is a session of Topic 4: Improving teaching and capacity in statistics education

Session 4G (Monday 9th, 16:00-17:30,   Level 2 - Medium Conference Room)

Professional Development Programs



This session will discuss professional development programs, their design and their implementation. The discussion will include teachers' statistical understandings, their challenges, critical reflection, and discourses.


PaperTitlePresenter / Co-author(s)
4G1Evaluating the quality of the Master’s Program in Statistics: a study of the curriculum effect on the quality of students' master thesesTatjana von Rosen (Sweden)
4G2What kind of content remains in memory after a Continuous professional development for statistics? Results of an interview studyThomas Wassong (Germany)
4G3Professional Development to Transform Middle and High School Teachers' Understandings about DistributionSusan Peters (United States of America)