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Teachers model off their real-world approaches to teaching math - GothamSchools

Teachers model off their real-world approaches to teaching math - GothamSchools | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
GothamSchools Teachers model off their real-world approaches to teaching math GothamSchools The lessons cover a mathematical practice known as modeling that has been around for decades but is now getting a closer look in schools around the city as...
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5 Tips to Make Your Collaborative Learning Plans Effective

5 Tips to Make Your Collaborative Learning Plans Effective | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
As psychologists and behavioral experts discover more about the various learning modalities and
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Collaborative learning a key at Christ the King - Catholic Sentinel - Portland, OR

Collaborative learning a key at Christ the King - Catholic Sentinel - Portland, OR | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
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The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013 - Forbes

The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013 - Forbes | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
From computer programming to active listening, these 10 skills meet the needs of the jobs that are hiring the most in 2013. Brush up your resume and be sure to highlight them in your next interview.
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If these are the most important skills for the workplace, shouldn't they underpin the teaching/learing strategies employed in our classrooms?

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Professionalism

Professionalism | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
Have you ever had a bad experience at a retail outlet, restaurant, or hotel? When someone has a bad experience you often hear the phrase, “That wasn’t very professional.” We expect to…
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Better teaching, beyond evaluations - New York Daily News

Better teaching, beyond evaluations - New York Daily News | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Better teaching, beyond evaluations New York Daily News This focus on teacher performance and accountability is essential. ...
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COLUMN: Schools ratings daze - Gaston Gazette

COLUMN: Schools ratings daze - Gaston Gazette | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
COLUMN: Schools ratings daze Gaston Gazette That being said, one would not necessarily be able to judge teacher performance on the basis of student performance.
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Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding

Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
By working together on problem sets in math and sharing their perspectives in roundtable discussions in English, students at The College Preparatory School are making collaboration the driving force in their learning.
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Moving Education Forward: It Starts With School Leaders

Moving Education Forward: It Starts With School Leaders | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
It is now time to re-evaluate our education policy, starting with the voice, tools, and support that we provide for our school leaders, the principals and administrators responsible for overseeing the scholastic performance and physical operations...
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Teachers and technology

Teachers and technology | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
My inbox fills up with sales literature from companies promising wonderous educational returns if a small fortune is spent on the latest hardware, software, ebooks and educational apps.
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Good technology does not deliver good learning; only a good teacher does. But appropriate technology used effectively can make a good teacher even better.

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We Wait Too Long to Train Our Leaders

We Wait Too Long to Train Our Leaders | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
The average supervisor has been managing for 10 years before he gets any training.
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Dud teachers are doing damage

Dud teachers are doing damage | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
INCOMPETENT teachers on salaries of up to $100,000 have been allowed to stay in the classroom while Australian students slide down the international rankings in literacy and numeracy, a former NSW deputy director-general claims.
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Top 10 don'ts for wannabe teacher bloggers - The Guardian (blog)

Top 10 don'ts for wannabe teacher bloggers - The Guardian (blog) | Teacher performance | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) Top 10 don'ts for wannabe teacher bloggers The Guardian (blog) My first steps were tentative, but quite quickly I found that writing bits and pieces about my school, my lessons and my views on education was hugely rewarding.
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