ERIC Number: EJ660814
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Making Its Debut: What Teachers Think of the New Higher School Certificate English Syllabus in New South Wales.
English in Australia, n134 p67-77 Jul 2002
Outlines outcomes of a survey which invited Australian Head Teachers of English to identify the major strengths and challenges of new Stage 6 Higher School Certificate courses. Reveals that teachers see the great potential for their students to be challenged and enthused by the courses. Notes significant anxiety and lack of assurance among teachers of the courses. (PM)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, English Instruction, Foreign Countries, Mass Media Use, Professional Development, Reading Material Selection, Secondary Education, Student Motivation, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Surveys, Teaching Methods
The Australian Association for the Teaching of English, PO Box 3203, Norwood, S.A. 5067, Australia. E-mail: email@example.com.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia