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Science teaching as a profession

Sheila Tobias

Science teaching as a profession

why it isn"t, how it could be

by Sheila Tobias

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Published by NSTA Press in Arlington, Va .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Sheila Tobias and Anne Baffert
ContributionsBaffert, Anne
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ149.U5 T63 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523248M
ISBN 109781936137060
LC Control Number2010002968
OCLC/WorldCa504274813

My Daughter Has Found Her Passion Using Getty Unshuttered - ; Dear Teachers of the Arts: The World Still Needs You - Ap ; Urban Districts Warn That , Teacher Jobs Could Be At Risk Due to COVID - Ap ; Secretary Betsy DeVos Releases Statement on ‘Inexcusable’ NAEP Results - Ap ; Opinion: Y.M.C.A (You Must Conquer Adversity) - April . TEACHING: PROFESSION OR VOCATION? JOSEPH A. BUIJS St. Joseph’s College, University of Alberta, Edmonton Underneath teaching there lies a conceptual framework through which we view its role and purpose. Different frameworks vary in outlook and imply contrast-ing attitudes and values. Which one we adopt impacts on what and how we teach.

The science of teaching is the accumulation of information and the improvement of teaching practices based on the information gained (Friendly). The accumulation of information can be viewed on three levels. The most basic set of information would be the acquiring of knowledge in one’s subject area in order to be able to teach it.   AT the outset we must say that this is the most useful book on the practical problems of the teaching of science in grammar and ‘‘public schools which has yet appeared. It is the work of a Author: W. L. Sumner.

whether teaching is a true profession or whether it is something less, such as a skilled occupation. Clearly, this issue is not new. Etzioni in The Semi-Professions and their Organization () stated that teaching, which has neither established nor desired the status of medicine and law, can best be thought of as a semi-profession. In his File Size: KB. Teaching as a profession Subtitle Viewpoint of the Bangladeshi secondary school teachers Course Master of Education Authors. Farhana Rashid (Author) Md. Tariqul Islam (Author) Year Pages 73 Catalog Number V File size KB Language English Tags Teacher education secondary school Teaching profession Social Science Bangladesh Quote.


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