Quality assurance in teaching
This is the last article in the series on Notes for the PrimaryCare Teachers. We hope that new primary care teachers andmentors have benefited from the series and the “older”teachers have also refreshed their understanding throughreading and helping to write and review the articles.
In the initial stages a new teacher is busy learning new waysof teaching and applying and putting it into practice. As weprogress a time will come when we ask ourselves, howeffective are we as teachers and how can we improve further. (copied from article)
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