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ERIC Number: EJ770674
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003-Jul
Pages: 18
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 21
ISSN: ISSN-0260-7476
The Attractions of Teaching: An Investigation into Why People Change Careers to Teach
Priyadharshini, Esther; Robinson-Pant, Anna
Journal of Education for Teaching: International Research and Pedagogy, v29 n2 p95-112 Jul 2003
Questions related to motivation of trainee teachers who have changed careers and become trainee teachers are examined. Perceptions held by recruits that led them to choose teaching are then analysed and factors that may deter trainee teachers from remaining in the profession are considered. (Contains 2 notes.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)