ERIC Number: EJ605865
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Teachers Who Embrace Diversity: The Role of Reflection, Discourse, and Field Experiences in Teacher Education.
Yost, Deborah S.; Forlenza-Bailey, Anna; Shaw, Stan F.
Professional Educator, v21 n2 p1-14 Spr 1999
Investigated beginning teachers' beliefs about diversity issues. Interviews with beginning teachers graduated from a program that emphasized the development of critical reflection and moral decision making indicated that the confluence of field experiences in professional development centers, seminar-related discourse, and critical reflection contributed to their positive attitudes regarding student diversity. Respondents put into practice many of their beliefs. (SM)
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