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The Framework for Teaching Evaluation Instrument, 2013 Edition: The newest rubric enhancing the links to the Common Core State Standards, with clarity of language for ease of use and scoring

The framework for teaching document is an evolving instrument, but the core concepts and architecture (domains, components, and elements) have remained the same. Major concepts of the Common Core State Standards are included. For example, deep conceptual understanding, the importance of student intellectual engagement, and the precise use of language have always been at the […]

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Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing

Written for the professional and the educated lay person, this work constitutes a valuable reference for professional test developers, sponsors, publishers, users, and students in the fields of education and psychology. The book provides guidelines on constructing performance tests, questionnaires, and structured behaviour samples. This edition includes an expanded section on test usage; chapters on […]

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The Ultimate Classroom Management Challenge: Teaching In The Hormone Zone

from “hormone poisoning,” here are some great interventions to help your teens use their heads instead of their hormones. All of these delightfully different methods are taken from Youth Change’s Solution Center; there are hundreds more there if you need them: On-the-Job Kissy-Face When kids debate your site’s standards regulating ro… This article is about […]

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The Hallmarks Of A Professional Teacher

Teachers can be popular just because they are friendly and helpful, but to be truly professional and effective they need other qualities. Students may not be able to put their finger on just why one teacher is mor… This article is about Teach English, Teaching English, Teaching English Overseas, ESL Jobs, ESL, TEFL, TESOL Have […]

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Practicing the Art of Leadership: A Problem-Based Approach to Implementing the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (5th Edition) (Pearson Educational Leadership)

Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN 0134290186.   Here’s what today’s educational leaders need to know, what they should be able to do, and how they should behave in order to […]

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Practicing the Art of Leadership: A Problem-Based Approach to Implementing the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders with Enhanced Pearson … Edition) (Pearson Educational Leadership)

NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and […]

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The Ultimate Classroom Management Challenge: Teaching In The Hormone Zone

from “hormone poisoning,” here are some great interventions to help your teens use their heads instead of their hormones. All of these delightfully different methods are taken from Youth Change’s Solution Center; there are hundreds more there if you need them: On-the-Job Kissy-Face When kids debate your site’s standards regulating ro… Keywords: classroom, mangement, hormone, […]

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Colleges' lax educational standards putting students at 'competitive disadvantage,' report finds

A new study indicates the vast majority of colleges and universities are failing to teach their students core disciplines necessary for success in the workplace and the maintenance of a free and self-governing republic. The “What Will They Learn?” report, commissioned by the American Council of Trustees and Alumni (ACTA), surveyed 1,100 universities and found […]

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The Hallmarks Of A Professional Teacher

Teachers can be popular just because they are friendly and helpful, but to be truly professional and effective they need other qualities. Students may not be able to put their finger on just why one teacher is mor… Keywords: Teach English, Teaching English, Teaching English Overseas, ESL Jobs, ESL, TEFL, TESOL Article Body: Have you […]

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Where Can I Find Teaching Materials For Homeschooling?

How do you successfully determine what method of teaching, what lessons to teach and at what speed? Having decided to educate your kids at home for the purpose of giving your children the needed attention they require, do you still follow the school’s standards of what subjects to cover and take up and when? Has […]

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Spectrum Workbooks Have Helped Kids Learn for a Decade

Available to supplement classroom learning and help children achieve higher grades are a series of workbooks, a series that allows young learners to reinforce subjects they are learning in school. Keywords: Spectrum Workbooks Kids Learn for a Decade Article Body: Available to supplement classroom learning and help children achieve higher grades are Spectrum workbooks, a […]

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How To Make Home Schooling Your Children Fun

Seeing your children go to school and learn things can be fun. It makes you feel that you have, in a way, imparted them the most treasured gift that you can give them – EDUCATION. However, with many influences that lurk in school, you might even wonder if sending them to school is the best […]

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Practicing the Art of Leadership: A Problem-Based Approach to Implementing the ISLLC Standards (4th Edition) (Allyn & Bacon Educational Leadership)

Prospective educational leaders get practical help for developing a sound understanding of ISLLC Standards and how to put them into practice effectively. The problem-based approach uses realistic scenarios patterned on those that appear on national examinations to show how theory relates to practice. The author covers the full spectrum of educational leadership theories and how […]

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Getting Started with Home Schooling

If you are a parent considering the option of homes schooling, you may be at a loss as to where to begin. In this article, I provide you a few tips in getting started. Keywords: home schooling, children, curriculum, preschool, kindergarten, parenting Article Body: As a mother of a two year old, the thought of […]

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