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The Professional Growth of the Science Teacher


by John S. Richardson 1960

The professional growth of the science teacher has involved, during the last few decades, the acquisition, on the part of the teacher, of an ever increasing amount of knowledge and number of understandings. The rapid growth of science and technology has made the teacher's task of keeping abreast of developments a difficult one. The problems faced by science teachers in their day-to-day work have become increasingly complex. During the same period, the increase of knowledge relating to human behavior and the consequent gain in our understanding of the processes of teaching have given new dimensions to the problem of teacher growth.


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This article originally appeared as NSSE Yearbook Vol 59, No. 1


Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 61 Number 9, 1960, p. 279-296
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 19846, Date Accessed: 10/23/2017 6:41:26 PM

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