ERIC Number: EJ584726
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Adapting Problem-Based Learning to Social Studies Teacher Education.
Hughes, Andrew S.; Sears, Alan M.; Clarke, Gerald M.
Theory and Research in Social Education, v26 n4 p531-48 Fall 1998
Describes how Problem-Based Learning (PBL) was adapted for use in social studies teacher education. Reviews the background of PBL as used in professional faculties, and offers curricular justification for its use. Examines difficulties experienced in adapting PBL to teacher education, taking into account perspectives from prospective teachers and teacher educators. (DSK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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