Dr Peter Beets

Dr Peter Beets is Chief Director: Curriculum Management and Teacher Development in the Western Cape Education Department, South Africa.  Previously he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Curriculum Studies in the Faculty of Education at Stellenbosch University. His main research interests and areas in which he published are Assessment in Education, Geography Education and Curriculum Development and Teacher Education. He is an editorial board member of the Journal of South African Geography Teacher Association eJournal. While serving on a number of national committees related to school and teacher education, he is also a Council Member of Umalusi, responsible for quality assurance in the General and Further Education and Training bands.