Primary teachers of Korea look at themselves

a study of role and status
  • 123 Pages
  • 4.78 MB
  • English
Central Research Institute , Seoul, Korea
Teachers -- K



Statementby Marion L. Edman, with the assistance of In Soo Ri.
LC ClassificationsLB2965.K6 E3
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 123 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5889851M
LC Control Number63023608

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Edman, Marion L. Primary teachers of Korea look at themselves. Seoul, Korea: Central Research Institute, [©].

The book aims to build teachers' confidence in their ability to use English effectively, at the same time as providing advice and techniques for primary English teachers.

The book is written in an accessible, easy-to-follow style and encourages a positive attitiude towards using English in the primary classroom. Apart from the sole exception of Greece, teachers in China, South Korea, Egypt, Turkey and Singapore had a higher status than every country surveyed in Europe and the : Peter Dolton.

During my tenure as an educator in Korea, I can attest to first hand that educators that apply these best practices are much more effective as teachers. I have seen a wide range of teachers here in Korea, from those who teach here as a stop-gap year while planning to move on to other opportunities to career ESL teachers in Korea.

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