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ERIC Number: EJ799677
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Mar
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 20
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0312-5033
Storytelling as a Means of Reflecting on the Lived Experience of Making Curriculum in Teacher Education
Garbett, Dawn; Tynan, Belinda
Australian Journal of Early Childhood, v32 n1 p47-51 Mar 2007
This paper describes how reflecting on our stories of teacher education practices facilitated a deepening appreciation of our impact on the quality of students' learning in a tertiary institution. In this paper, our description, analysis and re-interpretation of our experiences exemplify an effective approach for improving how we go about teaching teachers. Storytelling was the tool used to enable the authors to deepen their understanding of teacher-educator practices and promote a scholarly approach to curriculum development.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A