ERIC Number: EJ556696
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Becoming a Balanced Teacher: Idealist Goals, Realist Expectations (New Teachers).
English Journal, v86 n6 p106-09 Oct 1997
Considers what influences the idealistic preconceptions (or fantasies) of student English teachers. Examines various models, found in journal articles, movies, Socrates and Plato, and in this very journal. Examines two books that helped the author reformulate his ideals and find new, more satisfying models. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Writing and Rewriting: Issues and Practices in the English Classroom.