ERIC Number: ED450118
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
The Answers to Questions That Teachers Most Frequently Ask.
Anderson, Julie Wofford
This book presents a teacher's responses to various real questions asked by student teachers and beginning teachers. The nine chapters are: (1) "It Don't Mean a Thing if It Ain't Got That Swing: Teacher Attitude"; (2) "Who, What, When, Where, and Why, Oh Why, Me?: Organization"; (3) "A Little Song, A Little Dance, A Little Quiz Tomorrow: Delivery of Lessons and Student Assessments"; (4) "Take a Deep Breath and Count to 10 Before Yelling: Discipline and Classroom Management"; (5) "What Do you Mean, 'How Will You Use This in the Real World? This Is the Real World': Helping Students Succeed"; (6) "Parents Are Our Friends...Well, Mostly: Dealing With Parents"; (7) "Tell Me Again, How Long Has It Been Since You Taught?: Dealing with Administrators"; (8) "I Hope I Die During an Inservice So That the Transition Will Be Easy: Professional Development"; and (9) "Question 100: Why Am I Doing This to Myself?" (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Administrators, Classroom Techniques, Discipline, Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Inservice Teacher Education, Interpersonal Communication, Parent Conferences, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Planning, Student Behavior, Student Evaluation, Teacher Administrator Relationship, Teacher Attitudes, Teachers, Teaching Methods, Time Management
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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