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Improving teacher quality

John E. Henning

Improving teacher quality

using the teacher work sample to make evidence-based decisions

by John E. Henning

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Education in Lanham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJohn E. Henning ... [et al.].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB2157.U5 I48 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24520357M
ISBN 109781607091844, 9781607091851, 9781607091868
LC Control Number2009034214

Get this from a library! Improving teacher quality: using the teacher work sample to make evidence-based decisions. [John E Henning;].   Strengthening teacher quality is one of the themes on the opening day of the North of England Conference today. Key note speakers included Shadow Education Secretary, Tristram Hunt MP who spoke of how a Labour government would make it a “priority to have a ‘world class teacher in every classroom’ – a highly qualified, inspiring, self motivating and dedicated professional workforce.”.

use the terms, “teacher quality” and “teaching quality.” “T eacher quality” includes the teachers’ aptitudes, pro- fessional preparation, college majors, teacher examina-. Teacher Roles and Teacher Quality 23 Developing Quality Teaching in the Periphery 27 Curriculum 30 Education Governance, Management, and School Organization 32 Policies and Strategies for Improving Education Quality 36 Systemic Changes and Reforms 36 Developing More Effective Teachers .

Ways to Improve Lesson Planning: A Student Teacher Perspective. practice is nearer to what teachers describe as the quality of the behaviorist teaching learning process (Gafoor & Akhliesh, ). than those suggested in teacher source book, and to select topic of their choice. This will help to. Improving the quality of instruction is a central component to virtually all proposals to raise school quality. Unfortunately, policy recommendations often ignore existing evidence about teacher labor markets and the determinants of teacher effectiveness in the classroom.


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