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ERIC Number: EJ589794
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0307-5079
Researching University Teaching in Australia: Themes and Issues in Academics' Reflections.
Ballantyne, Ray; Bain, John D.; Packer, Jan
Studies in Higher Education, v24 n2 p237-57 Jun 1999
A survey of 708 Australian college teachers nominated by their department heads or deans as exemplary practitioners, and interviews with 44 participants, identified common themes and issues reflecting academics' understanding of effective teaching, including love of the discipline; valuing students and their perspectives; and taking pleasure in making learning possible. Factors influencing development of quality college instruction are discussed. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia