Kennararáð - Teaching Council in Iceland
The Teaching Council in Iceland (kennararáð) provides advice on the development of a competency framework, on the professional development of teachers and administrators and on the evaluation of teachers’ specialisation in the context of recruitment. The Council promotes awareness of the societal importance of the teaching profession. The Minister of Education, Science and Culture appoints eleven members to the Teaching Council for a four-year term.
Chair: Birgir U. Ásgeirsson
Contact Person: Ingileif Ástvaldsdóttir