Readiness for the Field

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  • Title: Readiness for the Field: Perspectives from within the Triangle of Teacher Education
  • Author(s): David C. Young, Wendy Kraglund Gauthier, Thomas Ryan
  • Publisher: Common Ground Research Networks
  • Collection: Common Ground Research Networks
  • Series: The Learner
  • Keywords: Bachelor of Education, Cooperating Teacher, Practicum, Pre-service Teacher Education, Teacher Preparation, University Faculty
  • Year: 2018
  • ISBN (hbk): 978-1-61229-973-0
  • ISBN (pbk): 978-1-61229-974-7
  • ISBN (pdf): 978-1-61229-975-4
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  • Citation: Young, David C. , Wendy Kraglund Gauthier, and Thomas Ryan. 2018. Readiness for the Field: Perspectives from within the Triangle of Teacher Education. Champaign, IL: Common Ground Research Networks. doi:10.18848/978-1-61229-975-4/CGP.
  • Extent: 340 pages


This compilation of 18 peer-reviewed essays captures the intricacies involved in preparing pre-service teacher educators for the field. Author narratives capture the symbiotic relationship between recent graduates of pre-service teacher education programs, cooperating teachers, and practicum supervisors. The essays depict the intricate interplay of these various stakeholders within the triangle of teacher education. This book is intended for academics, professionals, and researchers in education or education-related fields. We anticipate the contents herein will benefit all those involved in the education and preparation of teacher candidates.