Tag: Teacher Development

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Seven keys to effective teacher development

February 21, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Building on the changes that school systems have made during the pandemic to achieve true digital transformation requires an adaptive approach to K-12 leadership, as well as a focus on successful change management. These are adjustments that have to take […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

My best tips for coaching teachers

May 4, 2018

Via: eSchool News

As the nation faces a looming teacher shortage, one of the most powerful tools we have for retaining teachers is coaching. Every district around the nation employs coaching models. But are they effective? We asked this question two years ago […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

6 Strategies for Retaining New Teachers

April 3, 2017

Via: Edutopia

In most of the schools I worked at, at the end of every year, we’d lament the departure of a new teacher or two. What could we have done — we asked ourselves — to retain that teacher? Now, looking […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

What Doesn’t Work When Evaluating Teachers

March 13, 2017

Via: Edutopia

How do you know if a classroom teacher is effective? Ask a teacher, and they will ask you in return, “Are students learning in that classroom?” In an effort to determine teacher effectiveness — or if the students are learning […]

Education Tech

Can You Hear Me Now?

January 21, 2016

Via: Edutopia

I have recently gained a new appreciation for classroom sound amplification. What do I mean by this? I am talking about having the teacher and classroom wired for sound so that every student in the class can hear the teacher […]