ERIC Number: EJ458314
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Preservice Biology Teachers' Knowledge Structures as a Function of Professional Teacher Education: A Year-Long Assessment.
Gess-Newsome, Julie; Lederman, Norman G.
Science Education, v77 n1 p25-45 Jan 1993
Reports a study of 10 preservice biology teachers' subject matter structure (SMS). Using qualitative methods, the researchers sought to discover the nature and source of the SMS, the stability, and the relationship to the act of teaching. Among the conclusions are that these preservice teachers do not appear cognizant of their SMSs and that the SMSs are not stable. (PR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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