This study contributes to an emerging area of research on the links between teacher education programs, the knowledge and practices of teacher education graduates, and their students' learning. The study concludes with a discussion of supports and obstacles that may enable or inhibit the development of these relationships. The study's findings suggest that pre-service science teacher education can, under some circumstances, help to support beginning teacher effectiveness.... was when we did the, when they answered the last question on the last worksheet, the one on mutations, and the question was, like, ... A ES But with protein synthesis, you think they understand the concepts of transcription and translation?
|Title||:||How Does Teacher Education Make a Difference in Our Schools? Beginning Science Teachers' and Their Students' Understanding and Use of Scientific Inquiry|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|