ERIC Number: EJ446462
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Beginning Science Teacher: Classroom Narratives of Convictions and Constraints.
Brickhouse, Nancy; Bodner, George M.
Journal of Research in Science Teaching, v29 n5 p471-85 May 1992
Presents the case study of a second-year middle school science teacher's beliefs about science and science teaching, and the influence of these beliefs upon classroom instruction. Discusses the teacher's struggle to reconcile conflicting beliefs affecting strategies and outcomes, and the conflict between classroom needs and roles resulting from both personal and institutional limitations. (24 references) (JJK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Policymakers; Practitioners
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