European Journal of Teacher Education volume 39, issue 3, P340-354 2016 DOI: 10.1080/02619768.2016.1194391 View full text
Richard Holme, Anna Robb, William Berry

Abstract: This study explores the factors that influenced the transition made by three participants from primary class teacher (or first-order practitioner) to Teacher Education (TE) lecturer (or second-order practitioner) in a Scottish Teacher Education Institution (TEI). The selfstudy case study methodology explored the factors that encouraged, and potentially inhibited, this career change. Data collection utilised auto-ethnographic narrative and findings were reviewed using a thematic analysis. Results are considere…

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