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ERIC Number: EJ1025082
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 2
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-8756-7555
A Chinese Tongue Twister
Hilton, John
College Teaching, v62 n1 p3-4 2014
When John Hilton was pursuing a master's in education, he took a very influential class from Eleanor Duckworth. She frequently taught and reinforced a concept to the class: "It is very important for teachers to have a chance to watch themselves learn." So when Hilton was hired to teach literature as a college professor, he thought it would be a good idea to take a Chinese class. He found that while the subject matter was different from what he taught, he uncovered important principles about learning and teaching by observing himself as a learner. The purpose of this essay is to share one lesson learned from a Chinese tongue twister.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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