ERIC Number: EJ816049
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Apr
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 4
Teaching Educational Foundations: Multiple Explorations of Pedagogy in Teacher Education
Fenstermacher, Gary D.
New Educator, v3 n2 p95-102 Apr 2007
This article serves as an overview to a series of articles on the teaching of educational foundations in programs preparing teachers for elementary and secondary schools. The series consists of six articles, four of them written by collegiate faculty members who at one time apprenticed with this writer, plus this article and a brief concluding piece. This first article describes the context of the apprenticeship, the central conceptions guiding the pedagogy of the educational foundations course shared by all five authors, and introduces the four other authors.
Descriptors: Foundations of Education, Teacher Education, Teacher Education Curriculum, Politics of Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Role of Education, Faculty Development, Theory Practice Relationship
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A