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ERIC Number: EJ597830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1036-0026
Listening to Country Voices: Preparing, Attracting and Retaining Teachers for Rural and Remote Areas.
Yarrow, Allan; Herschell, Paul; Millwater, Jan
Education in Rural Australia, v9 n2 p1-12 1999
Examines the need for better preparation of teachers to live and work in rural Australia. Uses responses from a rural Queensland community meeting to discuss preparation needs related to multiage classrooms, cultural differences, and school-community involvement. Describes a new internship/mentor program at Queensland University of Technology that provides an extended rural student teaching experience. (Contains 26 references.) (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia