Critically evaluate the importance of sociology to a teacher.

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There are some fundamental principles typically covered in sociology courses that are beneficial for those training to be teachers.

Teachers generally choose their careers at least in some part because they have experienced success in that environment. But in training to work with all students, it is important to begin to consider the experiences of others and how that may impact instruction.

For example, the ways students show interest in a subject or classroom actually varies from culture to culture, from boys to girls, and across...

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