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Study TitleTeacher education in New South Wales, 1980: teacher survey
Primary InvestigatorBeed, T. W. Centre, S. S.
ADA IDau.edu.anu.ada.ddi.00193
AbstractThe purpose of this survey was to study general characteristics of and views about teacher education of teachers practising in the education system. Two further surveys were also conducted within the same study to establish the views of student teachers and teacher educators on issues related to teacher education [SSDA Study Nos. 194 and 195]. Topics covered include: when choice of teaching career was made; evaluation of activities which enhance effectiveness as a teacher; overall satisfaction with work as a teacher; supervision of student teachers; career aspirations; in-service activities; comparative views on the purpose of schooling; evaluation of teacher training experience including structure of courses, course content, selection for teacher education courses and appointment to teaching service and induction procedures; pre-service training. Background variables include: sex; age; current employment position and classification; amount and type of teaching experience; size of current school; current study; ethnicity; education of parents; other work experience; secondary education; initial teacher education; upgrading of initial qualifications; membership of teachers associations.
Production Date (documentation)2004-08-26
Bibliographic CitationBeed, T. W. and Centre, S. S. Teacher education in New South Wales, 1980: teacher survey [computer file]. Canberra: Australian Data Archive, The Australian National University, .
CopyrightCopyright © 2005, University of Sydney and University of Sydney. All rights reserved.
Study Scope Content
Topic ClassificationsAustralian studies;Education;Teaching profession
KeywordsIn-service training;Professions;Teacher education;Teachers;Teaching
Population (Universe)teachers currently employed in government and non-government schools in New South Wales
Date of Collection
Start date - Data Collection: End date - Data Collection:
Time Period
Time Period - Start: Time Period - End:
Methodology Content
Sampling Procedurestratified random sample
Data Access Content
Access ConditionsThe depositor wishes to be informed (by the archive) of use being made of the data, in order to comment on that use and make contact with colleagues of similar interests.
Deposit Information Content
Other Content
Mode of Data Collectionself-completion (mail out, mail back)
CommentThe purpose of this survey was to study general characteristics of and views about teacher education of teachers practising in the education system. Two further surveys were also conducted within the same study to establish the views of student teachers and teacher educators on issues related to teacher education [SSDA Study Nos. 194 and 195]. Topics covered include: when choice of teaching career was made; evaluation of activities which enhance effectiveness as a teacher; overall satisfaction with work as a teacher; supervision of student teachers; career aspirations; in-service activities; comparative views on the purpose of schooling; evaluation of teacher training experience including structure of courses, course content, selection for teacher education courses and appointment to teaching service and induction procedures; pre-service training. Background variables include: sex; age; current employment position and classification; amount and type of teaching experience; size of current school; current study; ethnicity; education of parents; other work experience; secondary education; initial teacher education; upgrading of initial qualifications; membership of teachers associations.
Study Creation Date2011-04-18 17:39:24 UTC
Bibliographic Citation (documentation)Beed, T. W. and Centre, S. S. Teacher education in New South Wales, 1980: teacher survey [computer file]. Canberra: Australian Data Archive, The Australian National University, .
Copyright (documentation)Copyright © 2005, The Australian National University. All rights reserved.
Producer (documentation)Australian Data Archive
Title (documentation)Teacher education in New South Wales, 1980: teacher survey
ADA IDau.edu.anu.ada.ddi.00193
LabelTeacher education in New South Wales, 1980: teacher survey
Languageen
ADA Processing LevelLevel 2
Production Date2004-08-26
ProducerCommittee to Examine Teacher Education New South Wales
ADA Study LevelLevel 2
Version ResponsibilityAustralian Data Archive
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