ERIC Number: EJ605885
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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I Think I Can: Improving Teaching Self-Confidence of International Teaching Assistants.
Salinas, Moises F.; Kozuh, Ghislaine; Seraphine, Anne E.
Journal of Graduate Teaching Assistant Development, v6 n3 p149-56 Spr 1999
Explored the effect of a teaching orientation for international teaching assistants (ITAs) on their teaching self-confidence. Surveys of ITAs before and after attending a 4-day orientation to teaching designed to improve interactive teaching skills suggested a positive effect of the orientation on their perceived level of self-confidence about their ability to teach in English. (SM)
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Foreign Students, Graduate Students, Higher Education, Self Esteem, Teaching Assistants, Teaching Skills
New Forums Press, Inc., PO Box 876, Stillwater, OK 74076.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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