Tensions in Teaching about Teaching: Understanding Practice as a Teacher Educator / Edition 1

Tensions in Teaching about Teaching: Understanding Practice as a Teacher Educator / Edition 1

by Amanda Berry
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1402059922

ISBN-13: 9781402059926

Pub. Date: 04/26/2007

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

This book captures the excitement – and the difficulties – of self-study of teacher education practices, placing it at the forefront of approaches to practitioner inquiry. It offers insight into the relationship between teaching about teaching and learning about teaching that emerged through the author’s own self-study project. The book

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This book captures the excitement – and the difficulties – of self-study of teacher education practices, placing it at the forefront of approaches to practitioner inquiry. It offers insight into the relationship between teaching about teaching and learning about teaching that emerged through the author’s own self-study project. The book illustrates how tensions can act as a means for both analysing practice and articulating the professional knowledge that comprises a pedagogy of teacher education.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402059926
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
04/26/2007
Series:
Self-Study of Teaching and Teacher Education Practices Series, #5
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

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Table of Contents

Contexts Of The Study.- Beginning To Research My Practice.- Teacher Educators Studying Their Work.- Developing A Research Approach.- Tensions as a Framework for Learning About Practice in Teacher Education.- Exploring The Tensions Of Practice.- Telling and Growth.- Confidence and Uncertainty.- Action and Intent.- Safety and Challenge.- Planning and Being Responsive.- Valuing and Reconstructing Experience.- Revisiting and Summarising The Tensions.- Learning From Teaching About Teaching.- Becoming a Teacher Educator.

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