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ERIC Number: EJ656624
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0890-6459
Preparing To Teach in Urban Schools: Advice from Urban Teachers.
Diffily, Deborah; Perkins, Helen
Teacher Education and Practice, v15 n1-2 p57-73 Spr-Sum 2002
Interviewed effective urban teachers regarding urban teacher qualifications. Respondents felt preservice teachers should: spend considerable time preparing for urban teaching; understand intergroup and intragroup cultural differences and the culture of poverty; reflect on their own personal values and ability to teach diverse students; spend time observing and interacting with excellent urban teachers; and work with mentors. (Contains references.) (SM)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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