The Teaching Academy of the Public University is Established — 11 are Granted Admission
The Teaching Academy of the Public University is Established — 11 are Granted Admission. Among them is Dr. Jessica Aquino, head of the Department of Tourism Research at the Icelandic Seal Center and lecturer in the Department of Tourism at Hólar University.
The role of the Teaching Academy is to strengthen dialogue on teaching and development within and between universities, to support a strong learning and teaching community. The academy is established with the support and encouragement of the Ministry of Education, Science, and Culture and the membership of all public universities, the University of Iceland, the University of Akureyri, the Agricultural University of Iceland, and Hólar University.
A seat in the Teaching Academy is a recognition given to those teachers who have carried out their teaching and teaching development with unique professionalism, scholarship, and are willing to share their experiences with their colleagues and to the academic community.