Type of participants: Violin, viola, cello and string bass instrumentalists, pianists, conductors, teachers, soloists and ensembles.
Beth Allen, Chicago Area Music Teachers Association, Ganz Hall, Roosevelt University, 430 S.
Teach Your Neighbor is designed to have students shift from being in a student role to being in a teacher
These are among the findings of Educating School Teachers
, a five-year study of the quality of teacher
education programs in the U.
Working with this different group reflects upon my ability as a special education teacher
The suburban teacher
, whom I had written about in 1993 because of her exceptional ability, was exiting the profession to work at a gardening center cultivating plants and flowers instead of young minds.
Yet the public's aversion to conflict, combined with the political heft of teacher
unions, can make school boards unduly deferential to union demands.
Patty Armanini, a teacher
in the Ross Valley School District in Marin County, who telephoned the governor's team to volunteer, has observed inexperienced or disinterested teachers
with lifetime tenure ``take the students down with them, just like a bad doctor takes down his patients by not treating them.
has made the main plank of his education platform: In schooling, a good teacher
matters more than anything else.
Meeting the basic teacher
needs of schools overshadows an arguably more significant--if seemingly less practical--discussion about the kinds of teachers
we want in low-scoring schools.
They needed "to delegate," "balance the teacher
and counselor in myself," "manage crises," and "think on my feet.
With child abuse at the forefront of child care issues, parents can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that a teacher
will be the lead counselor of their child's bunk group for one to nine weeks of the summer.
He had been a middle school teacher
for seventeen years, teaching in mostly a conventional style.
A syllabus is only as good as the teacher
who teaches it," she explained.
For most of them, an openly gay teacher
is not someone they expect to encounter.