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ERIC Number: EJ646871
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0009-8655
The Real World and the Classroom: Second-Career Teachers.
Chambers, Dianne
Clearing House, v75 n4 p212-17 Mar-Apr 2002
Interviews suburban Chicago, Illinois preservice and inservice teachers to explore reasons why they chose teaching as a second career. Finds these second-career teachers are activated by altruism and perceived personal benefits; they see themselves as different from first-career teachers in subtle but significant ways; and they believe they can offer valuable skills from their previous careers. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Note: Theme: Teacher Renewal.