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Wells, Trish; Sandretto, Susan – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2017
This paper argues that process drama is a productive pedagogy with multiple affordances for multiliteracies. We describe an exploratory study in which two teachers from a rural New Zealand primary school used process drama pedagogy in the literacy programme. Analysis of the initial and exit teacher interviews, lesson transcripts and transcripts of…
Descriptors: Drama, Teaching Methods, Literacy Education, Rural Schools
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Nguyen, Chinh Duc – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2017
This study explores six Vietnamese, English as a Foreign Language (EFL) teachers' reflections on their experiences of English language learning during the early 1980s to the late 1990s. Data collected in narrative interviews with the participating teachers revealed a wide range of issues that arose during their EFL learning, central to which was…
Descriptors: English (Second Language), Second Language Learning, Second Language Instruction, Reflective Teaching
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Avraamidou, Lucy – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2016
Grounded in theoretical and empirical underpinnings related to identity work and figured worlds, this case study explores the nature of two preservice elementary teachers' identities for science teaching and the experiences that impacted their development through time and across contexts. The participants in this study portray a range of…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Elementary School Teachers, Professional Identity, Case Studies
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Callow, Jon; Orlando, Joanne – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2015
Engaging students in effective technology use and literacy learning is an ongoing challenge, particularly for students who are impacted by poverty. Exemplary teaching and teachers' pedagogical choices play a critical role in addressing this challenge. This paper illustrates the practices of teachers, identified to be exemplary in engaging students…
Descriptors: Educational Technology, Technology Uses in Education, Poverty, Low Income Groups
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McGregor, Debra – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2014
This article reports on an innovative pedagogical approach devised to re-envigorate primary (elementary) teachers' practice in the United Kingdom for older children. Learning science in elementary schools for 8-11 year olds (Key Stage 2 in England) has been constrained for several decades while teachers prepared them for national tests. The recent…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teaching Methods, Elementary School Teachers, Science Instruction
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Kamberelis, George – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2013
In this article, I share results from a year-long qualitative study that focused on the emergent production of a classroom culture and the social identities most valued in that culture. I collected observational data, interview data and archival data throughout the school year in one self-contained fourth-grade classroom. Using a combination of…
Descriptors: School Culture, Classroom Environment, Classroom Techniques, Educational Practices
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Flynn, Naomi – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2013
Schools in England have recently undergone a shift in their pupil demographic, which in part reflects changing patterns of trans-European migration since the accession of new member states to the EU in 2004 and 2007. There is evidence that this shift is one experienced not just in inner-city schools most commonly associated with minority ethnic…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Elementary School Teachers, Elementary School Students, Immigration
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Stuhr, Paul T.; Sutherland, Sue; Ward, Phillip – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2012
Teaching is an occupation that requires a considerable amount of emotional energy when interacting with students. Through in-depth interviews, field notes and journal entries the investigators examined the phenomenon of lived-positive emotionality (LPE) involving two physical education (PE) teachers. The purpose of this study was to determine the…
Descriptors: Interviews, Journal Writing, Physical Education Teachers, Emotional Response
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Hargreaves, Eleanore – Pedagogies: An International Journal, 2012
This article examines feedback traditionally given by teachers in schools. Such feedback tends to focus on children's acquisition and retrieval of externally prescribed knowledge which is then assessed against mandated tests. It suggests that, from a sociocultural learning perspective, feedback directed towards such objectives may limit children's…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Observation, Interviews, Elementary School Students