ERIC Number: ED476614
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Apr-22
The Ecosystem of Teacher Preparation: Understanding the Complex Educational System.
A model of teacher education (and the system of education; more broadly) that is largely derived from research in ecology is described. Potential problems associated with imposing mechanistic approaches on the ecological system are postulated. Finally, some pedagogical implications are presented. (Contains 30 references.) (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Chicago, IL, April 22, 2003).