ERIC Number: ED252472
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Education Models in Geography: An International Comparison. Papers Prepared in Conjunction with the International Geographical Union Congress (25th, 1984).
Marsden, Wm., Ed.
Thirteen essays discussing how teachers are trained to teach geography in various countries are presented. The papers are: "Teacher Education in Geography: The Comparative View" (W. E. Marsden); "The Training of Geography Teachers in the People's Republic of Bulgaria" (Paulina Vekilska and Dimitar Kantchev); "Note Sur la Formation des Maitres Enseignant la Geographie en France" (Jacques Bethemont; in French); "Geography and Teacher Training in Canada" (Dennis Milburn); "Educating Geography Teachers: The Experience of England and Wales" (Norman Graves); "Teacher Education in Geography: The New Zealand Model in the Eighties" (John MaCauley); "Teacher Education in Geography in the Republic of Ireland" (P. McGloin and J. Heywood); "Teacher Education for Australian Geography Teachers" (Rod Gerber); "Geography Teacher Education Programme in Nigerian Universities and Implications for Secondary School Geography" (Julie Okpala); "Geographical Teacher Education Models in West Berlin" (Joachim Barth); "Geography Teacher Education in West Germany with Special Reference to Rheinland-Pfalz" (Hans-Martin Closs); "Teacher Education in Geography in the United States" (Barbara Winston); and "The System of Preparing Students at the Pedagogical Institutes for Geography Teaching, USSR" (Lydia Pancheshnikova). (RM)
Descriptors: Comparative Education, Cross Cultural Studies, Curriculum, Educational History, Educational Practices, Educational Trends, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Geography Instruction, Higher Education, Models, Teacher Education, Teacher Qualifications
Department of Geography, Western Michigan University, 321 Wood Hall, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 ($6.00; $4.00 quantity discount).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Geographical Union.; Western Michigan Univ., Kalamazoo. Dept. of Geography.
Identifiers: Australia; Bulgaria; Canada; England; France; Ireland; New Zealand; Nigeria; United States; USSR; Wales; West Germany; West Germany (Berlin)
Note: Contains small print throughout.