Lambert, Clement T. M.; Hayden, Ruth
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Jamaican student teachers interpretations of reading lecturers' beliefs and practices
Institute of Education Annual
Date of Publication
Issue is entitled: School and College: Educational issues and trends in the Commonwealth Caribbean.
Reports on a study conducted in Jamaica with student teachers and their lecturers on reading methods. Pre-service teachers' interpretations of the reading beliefs of their college lecturers are described. The findings revealed that, while students were in agreement with their lecturers' views on the inadequacy of current approaches to teaching reading in Jamaica, there was no agreement between the teaching approaches teacher educators expected their student teachers to employ and the methods student teachers reported that their lecturers used.....