The " Reality Schock " of the Beginning Teachers *

  • Maria Paula Saul Neves de Paixao
  • Published 2012
Entrance into the teaching profession is often a situation of disappointment or "reality shock." As shown by previous researchers, teacher burnout is higher in the beginning of the career. Among the causes are inadequate initial teacher training and the lack of initial motivation. In order to study this phenomenon, the transition of 214 teachers from… CONTINUE READING