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ERIC Number: EJ415871
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5841
Changing Metaphors and Beliefs: A Master Switch for Teaching?
Tobin, Kenneth
Theory into Practice, v29 n2 p122-27 Spr 1990
Explanations are provided for the use of metaphor to make sense of teachers' roles, how belief sets are associated with specific roles and metaphors, and how new metaphors can be constructed to help teachers reconceptualize teaching roles and change instructional practices. (JD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: The theme of this issue is "Metaphors We Learn By."