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ERIC Number: EJ551251
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7996
The Challenges of Teaching Social Studies Methods to Preservice Elementary Teachers.
Owens, William T.
Social Studies, v88 n3 p113-20 May-Jun 1997
Analyzes data from a questionnaire addressing preservice elementary teachers' negative attitudes toward social studies. Identifies and discusses six categories of concern: negative past experiences; lack of personal interest; confusion over the nature of social studies; conflicting beliefs; topic selection; and traditional teaching styles. (MJP)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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