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Language Teachers and Teaching: Global Perspectives, Local Initiatives

Education and Study aids


by
Selim Ben Said (Editor) and Lawrence Jun Zhang (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 378 pages

File size: 4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


This volume gathers contributions from a range of global experts in teacher education to address the topic of language teacher education. It shows how teacher education involves the agency of teachers, which forms part of their identity, and which they take on when integrating into the teaching community of practice. In addition, the volume explores the teachers’ situated practice–the dynamic negotiation of classroom situations, socialization into the professional teaching culture, and “on the ground experimentation” with pedagogical skills/techniques.

This volume gathers contributions from a range of global experts in teacher education to address the topic of language teacher education. It shows how teacher education involves the agency of teachers, which forms part of their identity, and which they take on when integrating into the teaching community of practice. In addition, the volume explores the teachers’ situated practice–the dynamic negotiation of classroom situations, socialization into the professional… (more)

This volume gathers contributions from a range of global experts in teacher education to address the topic of language teacher education. It shows how teacher education involves the agency of teachers, which forms part of their identity, and which they take on when integrating into the teaching community of practice. In addition, the volume explores the teachers’ situated practice–the dynamic negotiation of classroom situations, socialization into the professional teaching culture, and “on the ground experimentation” with pedagogical skills/techniques.

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