Call for papers

Technical scope

The theme of iSTEM-Ed 2018 is "STE(A)M Education: Step Forward to a Smart World" The scope may include, but not limited to the following areas:

Skills Development

  • 21st Century Skills
  • Ethical and Social Justice Issues (e.g., Access, Equity)
  • Generic Skills (e.g., Communications, Teamwork)
  • Laboratory Experiences (On-Campus and Remote)
  • Lifelong Learning/Education
  • Research Training (Undergraduate and Graduate)
  • Instructional kits for skills development

Technology Based Teaching and Learning

  • Digital Technology / ICT Applications
  • Online/E-Learning and Distance Learning
  • Computer-Based Learning and Courseware Technologies
  • Educational Games and Simulations
  • Learning Management Systems (LMS)
  • Mobile Learning
  • MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)
  • Smart Classroom
  • Social Media Techniques
  • Innovation for Education
  • Teaching Material
  • Instructional Design

Education Management and System

  • Accreditation and Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Curriculum Design and development
  • CDIO-based Education (Conceive Design Implement Operate)
  • Development of academic staff/faculty and learning organization
  • Educational Policy, Leadership and Administration
  • Entrepreneurship Programs
  • Examination Techniques
  • High School Initiatives and Partnerships
  • Vocational Education
  • STEM for TVET
  • Industry Linkages and Partnerships
  • Interdisciplinary Teaching Approaches
  • Learning Analytics
  • National Quality Frameworks (NQF)
  • Competency-based Learning

Models of Teaching

  • Bloom’s Taxonomy
  • CBL (Challenge based learning)
  • DBL (Design based learning)
  • IBL (Inquiry based learning)
  • OBE (Outcome based education/learning)
  • PBL (Problem based learning)
  • RBL (Research based learning)
  • BBL (Brain based learning)
  • Project based learning
  • Puzzle based learning
  • TBL (Team based learning)
  • TGT (Team - Games - Tournament)
  • Competency-based learning
  • Creative thinking learning
  • Work-Based and Work-Integrated Education

Art for STEM

  • Teaching and learning design
  • Laboratory design
  • Educational kits
  • Design and experimental setup
  • Student group management
  • Education media : design or implementation
  • Seminar in STEM education
  • Active Learning
  • Creative Innovation for education

Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: April 30, 2018
  • Acceptance announcement: May 15, 2018
  • Camera-ready submission deadline: May 25, 2018
  • Pre-registration deadline: May 25, 2018
  • Conference date: July 11-13, 2018

organized by:

Learning Institute

King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT)

126 Pracha Uthit Rd., Bang Mod, Thung Khru, Bangkok 10140, Thailand

E-mail: istem-ed2018@kmutt.ac.th

Tel: +66 2470 8381-4

Fax: +66 2872 9082

Electrical Engineering Academic Association (Thailand)

140 Chueam-Chumphun Rd, Kratamrai, Nong-Chok,Bangkok, 10530 Thailand

E-mail: athikom1@hotmail.com

Tel: +66-2988 3666