RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERSONALITY TRAITS AND TEACHING COMPETENCY OF B.ED TRAINEES

Authors

  • Mr. A. Antony Sagaya Ruban Ph.D Scholar, Department of Education, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli – 627 855, Tamil Nadu
  • Dr. R. Selvaraju Assistant Professor, Department of Education (DD&CE), Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli – 627 855, Tamil Nadu

Keywords:

Personality traits, teaching competency, B.Ed trainees

Abstract

The main objectives of the study were to find out the level of personality traits and teaching competency of B.Ed trainees; and to find the relationship between personality traits and teaching competency of B.Ed trainees. The sample consists of 987 B.Ed trainees randomly selected from 18 colleges of Education from Tirunelveli, Tuticorin and Kanyakumari districts of Tamil Nadu. Multidimensional Personality Inventory developed by Manjurani Aggarwal and Teaching Competency scale developed by Sheeja V. Titus were used as tool to collect the data. The research reveals that the level of personality traits and teaching competency of B.Ed trainees was moderate. Significant relationship found between personality traits and teaching competency of B.Ed trainees.

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Additional Files

Published

15-10-2015

How to Cite

Mr. A. Antony Sagaya Ruban, & Dr. R. Selvaraju. (2015). RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERSONALITY TRAITS AND TEACHING COMPETENCY OF B.ED TRAINEES . International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 1(3). Retrieved from https://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/23