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Poyas, Yael – Studying Teacher Education, 2016
This article describes a self-study pursuant to a clash between a lecturer and a student concerning the teaching of literature in a politically fraught context. The learning group is composed of Arab and Jewish teachers at a college in northern Israel. The work read by the group expresses a Palestinian perspective. The incident, discussed with…
Descriptors: Self Evaluation (Individuals), Literature, Political Issues, Foreign Countries
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Olsher, Gila; Kantor, Itay-Danny – Studying Teacher Education, 2012
This self-study explores the instruction of a novice teacher by an expert mentor teacher, while applying the strategy of asking questions instead of the more common pattern of giving advice and guidance in the form of telling. The study examines the educational potential embedded in the question-asking strategy as a key mentoring resource when…
Descriptors: Mentors, Beginning Teachers, Teacher Educators, Teacher Collaboration
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Margolin, Ilana; Tabak, Edith – Studying Teacher Education, 2011
This collaborative self-study explores the co-construction of professional teacher education knowledge through mentoring, framed within the notion of working in an interpretive zone. The study is set in a learning community established in a college of education where Ilana was the head of the elementary department and Edith served as a new…
Descriptors: Teacher Education, Organizational Change, Knowledge Base for Teaching, Mentors
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Tuval, Smadar; Barak, Judith; Gidron, Ariela – Studying Teacher Education, 2011
This study presents our emerging understanding of the meaning of collaborative self-study as one of the mechanisms that facilitates effective, productive collaboration. Stemming from our experience of collaborative professional life over eight years, we explore the crisis we confronted as a professional learning community, the tensions underlying…
Descriptors: Communities of Practice, Teacher Collaboration, Faculty Development, Teamwork
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Turniansky, Bobbie; Barak, Judith; Tuval, Smadar; Gidron, Ariela; Mansur, Ruth – Studying Teacher Education, 2010
This article is a re-analysis of three self-studies conducted by three sub-groups of the Active Collaborative Education (ACE) team and originally presented at a conference in 2008. Revisiting and retelling these stories for the purpose of this article highlighted some of the concepts that form the warp and the woof of our interwoven collaborative…
Descriptors: Teacher Collaboration, Teacher Educators, Teacher Attitudes, Program Development