Developing profession ready teacher education graduates through school-university partnerships : An Australian study

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Tanti, Miriam, Monteleone, Chrissy and Wong, Monica. (2023). Developing profession ready teacher education graduates through school-university partnerships : An Australian study. Asia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education. 51(4), pp. 344-361. https://doi.org/10.1080/1359866X.2023.2227842
AuthorsTanti, Miriam, Monteleone, Chrissy and Wong, Monica
Abstract

The engagement of both school and university has played a significant role in initial teacher education. The focus of this paper is the growth of an alternative style of school-university partnership from a single school to a Hub of 19 school-university partnership, in the inner-west suburbs of Sydney, Australia. Four school and university mentors who have participated over a seven-year period have completed surveys on their engagement. Using a Community of Practice (CoP) theoretical framework to underpin model development, it is possible to showcase the growth of the partnerships as important in informing discussion relating to the implementation of integrated school-university partnerships and practice.

Keywordscommunity of practice; partnership; school-university; mentor teachers; initial teacher education
Year2023
JournalAsia-Pacific Journal of Teacher Education
Journal citation51 (4), pp. 344-361
PublisherRoutledge
ISSN1469-2945
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1080/1359866X.2023.2227842
Scopus EID2-s2.0-85163640856
Web address (URL)https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/1359866X.2023.2227842
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Accepted25 Mar 2023
Deposited08 Aug 2023
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