ERIC Number: EJ300273
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Major Concerns of Anglo Student Teachers Serving in Native American Communities.
Mahan, James M.
Journal of American Indian Education, v23 n3 p19-24 May 1984
Identifies and ranks major and specific cultural and methodological concerns of 42 Anglo student teachers serving in Navajo, Hopi, and Apache elementary schools. Data reveal that young teachers can be culturally sensitive, feel uneasy about basic teaching skills and strategies, and do make successful personal adaptations on reservations. (Author)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), American Indian Education, American Indian Reservations, American Indians, Anglo Americans, Attitude Measures, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Education, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Interpersonal Relationship, Preservice Teacher Education, Student Teacher Attitudes, Teaching Methods, Tribes
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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