Author Affiliation, Ana.
Educational Studies; Faculty of Arts and Education
History teaching in the Caribbean: Role play as a technique
Education in the West Indies: Developments and perspectives, 1948-1988.
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Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of the West Indies
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'This paper seeks to identify a relevant strategy in the use of role play to develop ... teachers' perceptions of the study of history .... Further, it ... examine[s] some thinking processes demanded by the study of history and required by the history syllabus of the Caribbean Examinations Council. Finally, by drawing on limited research in the Caribbean, it ... attempt[s] to show how role play can expose teachers to the less traditional focus and to influence the change in learners'....