ERIC Number: EJ397230
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Teacher Education Students' Preconceptions of Teaching.
Weinstein, Carol S.
Journal of Teacher Education, v40 n2 p53-60 Mar-Apr 1989
Results are reported from a study in which 113 teacher education students and 131 inservice teachers were surveyed regarding their conceptions about teaching. Descriptions of good teaching by both groups emphasized interpersonal/affective variables. Students tended to engage in unrealistic optimism about future teaching performance. (IAH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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