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Teacher assessment and the quest for teacher quality

Teacher assessment and the quest for teacher quality

a handbook

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teachers -- Rating of -- United States,
  • Prediction of teacher success -- United States,
  • Effective teaching -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mary M. Kennedy ; foreword by Marilyn Cochran-Smith.
    ContributionsKennedy, Mary M., American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB2838 .T386 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23929190M
    ISBN 109780470388334
    LC Control Number2009041056

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This handbook, expertly edited by Mary Kennedy, offers a considered analysis with a keen focus on student learning.". TEACHER TRAINING, TEACHER QUALITY AND STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT* by Douglas N.

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2 0 0 3 6 Teacher Assessment and Evaluation STEP TWO: be conducted by administrators, mentors, coaches, teachers themselves, or teachers’ Conduct ongoing, formative assessments of teachers’ skills, knowledge, and practices. The assessments should inform teacher growth and Size: KB.

The Quest for Quality. Assessment quality and assessment balance—only these can ensure that multiple measures give stable estimates of student achievement.

teacher, and district information needs. This is done using both formative and summative assessments, large-group and individual testing, assessing a range of relevant learning. By Quest for Quality Super Time Telling. is the perfect game to incorporate in your Guided Math groups, in Math Workshop, or in a traditional classroom setting.

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Darling-Hammond, L. Evaluating teacher effectiveness: How teacher performance assessments can measure and improve for American Progress. Darling-Hammond, L. Teacher education and the American future.

Journal of Teacher Education, 61()DOI: / Newton, S. Preservice performance. * This document is adapted from an outline of definitions of a quality teacher created by the Teacher Quality and Supply Study Group, The Education Policy and Leadership Center, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, May This handout was prepared by the Laboratory for Student Success (LSS), the mid-Atlantic regional educational laboratory.

policies, teacher quality and student achievement progress have been key issues in state and local elections debates throughout the country. The push for improved teacher quality is being driven by several studies that have shown substantial differences in student achievement across different teachers (Wright et al.

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CHAPTER 3 Teacher Assessment Literacy: What Do Teachers Know about Assessment. BARBARA S. PLAKE JAMES C. IMPARA University of NebraskamLincoln In their role in the classroom, it is estimated that teachers spend up to 50% of their instructional time in assessment-related activities (Stiggins, ).Cited by: Math Expressions: Teacher Assessment Guide Grade 4 [HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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endeavors at different levels for teacher quality and development in different parts of the world. In facing up to the numerous challenges to teacher education in the era of digital technology and globalization, this article will facilitate the quest for new teacher education for the future.

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Quality assessment is central to good teaching and is inevitably a key component in learning environments that facilitate students’ learning with understanding (Donovan & Bransford, ).

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For example, the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC, ) established 10 key principles it believes to be central tenets of effective teaching.are likely to lower teacher quality rather than improve it. The idea that has been picked up by policy makers at all levels is to increase the requirements to become a teacher.

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The PhysTEC project considers a variety of factors when assessing the quality of the teachers it prepares. Assessing your teachers' course of study. Physics teachers should have a major, minor, or equivalent in physics.