Rieke van Bemmel has been working as a researcher within the research group Vocational Education since February 2020. The focus of her PhD research is on how to design a responsive curriculum for teacher education in higher professional education.
Since 2015, Rieke has been working as a teacher educator at the teacher education programmes of the HU. She is involved in redesigning all fourteen teacher education programs and several innovation projects. She also teaches pedagogical subjects within the teacher education programs.
Fields of expertise
- Teacher education
- Curriculum design
- Flexible higher professional education
Rieke has twenty years of experience as a teacher in primary education. After graduating from her master’s degree of Educational Sciences (educational design and consultancy), she decided to switch from teaching young children to teaching student teachers in teacher education. Her focus is on the design of teacher education curricula and flexible curricula in higher professional education.
"We investigate how we could educate future proof teachers in a flexible and responsive manner together with schools"Rieke van Bemmel