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Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2012
When speaking of educational leadership today there are many characteristics of leadership that are needed that perhaps were not necessary five, ten, or fifteen years ago. Technology's impact on how students learn and how teachers teach has had educational leadership think about more innovative ways in which to prepare, deliver, and assess…
Descriptors: Educational Change, Vocational Education, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Effectiveness
Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2012
Many studies and much research have been done verifying the significance and importance of emotional intelligence in the workplace in dealing with individuals or teams. This article looks at the importance of emotional and social intelligence in the workplace and how important it is to include emotional intelligence as part of the comprehensive…
Descriptors: Emotional Intelligence, Group Dynamics, Vocational Education, Work Environment
Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2012
Two well-known major frameworks to measure teacher performance and determine what a teacher should know and be able to do are undoubtedly the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and Charlotte Danielson's Framework for teaching. Charlotte Danielson has four major domains and National Board Certification (NBPTS) has five major core…
Descriptors: National Standards, Teacher Certification, Teacher Evaluation, Instructional Effectiveness
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Viviano, Thomas – Journal of Career and Technical Education, 2012
When speaking of educational leadership today there are many characteristics of leadership that are needed that perhaps were not necessary five, ten, or fifteen years ago. Technology's impact on how students learn and how teachers teach has had educational leadership think about more innovative ways in which to prepare, deliver, and assess…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Instructional Leadership, Leadership Qualities, Principals
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Viviano, Thomas – Journal of Career and Technical Education, 2012
Two well-known major frameworks to measure teacher performance and determine what a teacher should know and be able to do are undoubtedly the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards and Charlotte Danielson's Framework for teaching. Charlotte Danielson has four major domains and National Board Certification (NBPTS) has five major core…
Descriptors: Teacher Competencies, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Certification, National Standards
Viviano, Thomas A. – Online Submission, 2011
The impact of the No Child Left Behind Legislation has left Career and Technical Education searching for methods and strategies to infuse academics into their curriculum to help students, through a rigorous and integrated educational experience, develop competencies required for higher education and ultimately, work. Unfortunately, there were…
Descriptors: Core Curriculum, Federal Legislation, Standardized Tests, Computer Software
Viviano, Thomas A. – Online Submission, 2010
Data was analyzed in the National Longitudinal Survey Study from 1997 specifically relating to questions regarding depression in youth. In the analysis it was found that how the respondent defined their own depression and poor mental health was different than the perceptions about their mental health from those that live with them in the same…
Descriptors: Females, Mental Health, Adolescents, Depression (Psychology)
Fala, John; Kathryn, Strouse; Tully, Christopher; Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2012
Through this paper we try to convey the necessity to provide the workforce with a labor force that is academically and technologically ready to meet the 21st century global demands. We feel this is accomplished by providing the students at MBIT [Middle Bucks Institute of Technology] with industry-standard equipment, academic and technology…
Descriptors: Vocational Education, Vocational High Schools, School Effectiveness, Technology Uses in Education
Fala, John; Strouse, Kathryn; Tully, Christopher; Viviano, Thomas – Techniques: Connecting Education and Careers (J3), 2012
As a career and technical high school, Middle Bucks Institute of Technology in Jamison, Pennsylvania, has risen to the challenge of preparing students with 21st-century skills through rigorous academics, technical knowledge, and professional development. Everyone, from the administrative director to the classroom teacher, needs to understand their…
Descriptors: Global Approach, Vocational Education, Vocational High Schools, Employment Potential
Carney, Paul; Crilley, Elizabeth; Fala, John T.; Tully, Christopher; Strouse, Kathryn; Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2012
There have been numerous studies done on the impact that mentor teachers and new teacher induction plans have on the new teachers' success in the first couple of years. A lot of these studies were done in an attempt not only to determine how to attract good teachers, but to retain them. It is our hope in this article to also determine if by having…
Descriptors: Program Effectiveness, Mentors, Coaching (Performance), Teachers
Viviano, Thomas – Online Submission, 2001
Of primary concern is the ability of students high school age to be able to conceptualize what actually goes on in electronic circuitry in order for them to be able to build and troubleshoot with precision skill. The Fault Assisted Circuit Electronic Trainer (FACET) was used on three students to determine if this electronic computer-aided…
Descriptors: High School Students, Technical Education, Equipment, Energy