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ERIC Number: EJ1098627
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0973-8827
A Study on Attitude of Urban and Rural College Student Teachers towards Science
Prakash, S.; Xavier, S. Amaladoss
Journal on Educational Psychology, v7 n3 p13-17 Nov 2013-Jan 2014
There is a great need to identify and develop positive attitude towards science subject of student teachers. The time has come to increase our efforts to develop positive attitude towards science subject among teachers, student teachers and school children. This is an immediate requirement of the present day. This paper reports on attitude of student teachers towards science with respect to their locality of the college. The sample consists of 1080 student teachers of Madurai revenue district. A scale on attitude towards science was used to get the data from the student teachers. Percentage Analysis, Mean, Standard Deviation and "t" tests were used for analyzing the data. The results showed that there is no significant difference in attitude towards science of urban and rural student teachers.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: India
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