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ERIC Number: EJ641653
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0020-8566
Choices and Commitment: A Comparison of Teacher Candidates' Profiles and Perspectives in China and the United States.
Su, Zhixin; Hawkins, John N.; Huang, Tao; Zhao, Zhiyi
International Review of Education, v47 n6 p611-635 Nov 2001
Compares backgrounds and aspirations of teachers in China with teachers in America. Concludes that Chinese teachers generally come from less privileged backgrounds and are less likely to make teaching a lifelong career. Urges both Chinese and American policy makers to revise policies and practices in order to recruit and retain qualified teachers. (Contains 27 references.) (NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: China; United States