Istomina I.P.

FUTURE TEACHERS’ PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR DEVELOPING STUDENTS’ SPIRITUAL AND MORAL VALUES

Abstract:

The article addresses the problem of preparing future Bachelors of Pedagogy for professional activities regarding spiritual and moral education and students’ development at all levels of general education. The author emphasizes that preparing future teachers to work on the spiritual and moral education and students’ development is a relevant pedagogical task. It’s a strategic goal at the level of KhMAO – Yugra in particular and the entire Russian state as a whole. It substantiates the need of students’ training for work aimed at their ability to analyze theoretical approaches in defining the concepts of basic national values. To solve this problem, the author offers a training course aimed at developing students' competences such as: the ability to design and organize individual and group work for the purposes of spiritual and moral education and students’ development; the ability to use diagnostic and prognostic activities in the field of spiritual and moral education and students’ development; possession of monitor-ing tools in the field of spiritual and moral education and students’ development. The article provides curriculum content of the course "Psychological and pedagogical foundations of the educa-tional program ‘Roots", which describes the main concept provisions of the spiritual and moral education of Russian students. The program ‘Roots’ is a part of the sociocultural educational program ‘Social and cultural roots’ that represents the author's methodological tools, focused on individual and group work on the development of the training course. According to the author, when studying the course "Psychological and pedagogical foundations of the educational program ‘Roots’ students will form professional competences aimed at solving spiritual and moral students’ development problems in educational and extracurricular activities with the use of active teaching methods

About the autors:

Irina Pavlovna Istomina, Candidate of Psychological Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Educational and Development Psychology

Place of employment:

Nizhnevartovsk State University

Contacts:

e-mail: istominai@mail.ru

Key words:

educational strategy; spiritual and moral values of the individual; basic national values; sociocultural experience; cultural universals; general professional competences