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ERIC Number: EJ931566
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 11
ISSN: ISSN-0892-4562
Mentoring Student Teachers: Collaboration with Physical Education Teacher Education
Ballinger, Debra A.; Bishop, Jan G.
Strategies: A Journal for Physical and Sport Educators, v24 n4 p30-34 Mar-Apr 2011
There is a special relationship between a student teacher, the PK-12 teacher who serves as mentor, and the university/college supervisor. These three individuals, often called the triad, work together to transition the student from pre-service teacher to professional educator. This article focuses on the roles of mentor teachers and university/college supervisors and what they do to promote the student-teacher's success during this capstone experience. (Contains 1 table.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A