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ERIC Number: EJ546032
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0826-435X
Developing Our Professional Competence. Some Reflections.
Pettis, Joanne
TESL Canada Journal, v14 n2 p67-71 Spr 1997
Reflects on the implications of the multifaceted role of an English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) adult educator. Notes that adult ESL educators act as change agents, bridges to Canadian society, and student advocates, and that their pivotal role consists of developing their students' communicative competence. Emphasizes that the development of professional competence is ongoing. (six references) (CK)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada