Latvia University of Agriculture, Postgraduate Programme
From 2000 – LLU, Institute of Education and Home Economics – Docent, Lecturer
1999-2000 – LLU, Department of Pedagogy – Lecturer.
1997-1999 - LLU, Department of Pedagogy – Assistant.
1996-1999 – Rīga Pedagogical and Education Management Higher School, Vice-Rector in Studies.
1996 – Jelgava Evening-Shift Secondary School – Teacher.
1996–1997 – LLU, Department of Home Economics - Lecturer.
1995–1996 – LLU, Department of Home Economics - Assistant.
Scientific research interests
Completed studies in the doctoral programme, the promotion exams had been passed. Doctor’s dissertation “Promotion of Reflection Competence in the Teacher Education at” had been handed in to the Promotion Council of The University of Daugavpils in November 2002.
1998-2000 – Soross Fund – Latvia programme “Changes in Education”. Co-ordinator of the project “Step by Step” at the LLU.
Since 2001 – participated in the research project granted the financial support from Latvia Council of Sciences “Education of Teachers Changes Towards the Sustainable Development”. The Manager of the project is Assoc. Prof. I. Salīte (Daugavpils University of Pedagogy). There are three higher establishments in Latvia involved in the project: Daugavpils University of Pedagogy, Liepāja Academy of Pedagogy and Latvia University of Agriculture.
Contributions at conferences (last three years)
2 international conferences in Hungary and Lithuania.
19 international conferences in Latvia.
7 conferences in Latvia.
2001-2003 - Communication in studies.
1999-2006 - Pedagogy and psychology of interpersonal relations.
1997-1999 - General psychology.
1996-1999 - Introduction into pedagogy.
1995-1997 - Legislation of education.
1995-1997 – Macrame.
1995-1996 – Embroidery.
Number of publications: 28, incl. 12 in internationally acknowledged issues.
Apsīte I. Development of teachers competence in student-centred environment // Izglītības zinātnes un pedagoģija mūsdienu pasaulē: LU zinātniskie raksti J.Krastiņa redakcijā, 635. sējums. - Rīga, LU, 2001. - 133.-140.lpp.
Andersone I., Apsīte I. Pedagoga kompetences nosacījumi // Sadarbība un kompetence izglītībā: Starptautiskās zinātniskās konferences rakstos 15.-18.lpp., 2000.g. maijā.
Apsīte I. Teachers’ self-esteem in Latvia today // 2nd international conference of PHD students, section proceedings - humanities, University of Miskolc, Hungary, august 1999.
May 2001 – Liepāja Academy of Pedagogy, Liepāja. Courses financed by the Ministry of Education and Science “The Development of Professional Pedagogical Study Programmes at the University Level”. Duration of courses – 1 week.
December 2000 – Līgatne. Seminar “Evaluation of the activities and the planning of activities to be implemented in 2001” for the managers of the project “Step by Step” organized within Soross – Latvia Fund programme “Changes in Education”. Duration of seminar – 2 days.
December 2000 – Līgatne. Seminar “Constructive Research” for the teaching staff of University level organized within Soross – Latvia Fund programme “Changes in Education”. Duration of seminar – 3 days.