ERIC Number: ED161854
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
How Good Is Your Teacher? Options in Education Transcript: Program No. 134.
George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.
This transcript of a National Public Radio program discusses the subject of teacher effectiveness under the following topics: (1) rating teachers by student test scores; (2) observation method of teacher evaluation; (3) self-evaluation of teachers; (4) subtle ways of weeding out ineffective teachers; (5) impact of accountability on the teaching profession; (6) administrator's view of teacher evaluation; (7) annual evaluation of teacher performance; (8) opposition to the concept of teacher tenure; (9) university tenure systems; and (10) adverse impacts of tenure in higher education. The program approaches this subject through a dialogue format involving program narrator, administrators, teachers, and students. (DS)
Descriptors: Accountability, Educational Radio, Programing (Broadcast), Student Evaluation of Teacher Performance, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Evaluation, Tenure
National Public Radio--Education, 2025 M Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($0.50)
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Corporation for Public Broadcasting, New York, NY.; Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: George Washington Univ., Washington, DC. Inst. for Educational Leadership.; National Public Radio, Washington, DC.