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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Evans, Hyacinth L.; Davies, Rose; Tucker, Joan M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute of Education
Article Title
A framework for the preparation of new teacher educators
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Caribbean Journal of Education
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Date of Publication
2002
Volume ID
24
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
83-102
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Abstract
Assumes that the preparation, orientation and induction of new teacher educators who teach prospective teachers is as important as the preparation of prospective teachers and is thus worthy of careful scrutiny and analysis. Drawing on the literature on new faculty development, an analysis of the task and role of being a teacher educator, knowledge of the contextual features of teacher education institutions, as well as a longitudinal study of new college lecturers at the University of the West Indies, the paper lays out a framework for conceptualizing the preparation of teacher educators and the various factors that need to be considered when new persons assume such a role.....
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