ERIC Number: EJ607052
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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How I Spent My Vacation.
Northwest Education, v5 n4 p32-35 Sum 2000
Describes summer experiences for teachers that provide new ideas and renewed excitement for teaching. Science teachers take part in the Teacher at Sea program and National Science Foundation field projects and expeditions. A Washington elementary school sends teachers to Mexico to increase their Spanish skills and understanding of their Hispanic students' background and challenges. (TD)
Descriptors: Cultural Awareness, Elementary Secondary Education, Experiential Learning, Faculty Development, Field Experience Programs, Inservice Teacher Education, Perspective Taking, Relevance (Education), Science Teachers, Second Language Instruction, Summer Programs
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