ERIC Number: ED469880
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Lesson Study: Teachers Learning Together.
Weeks, Denise Jarrett, Ed.; Stepanek, Jennifer, Ed.
Northwest Teacher, v2 n2 Spr 2001
This publication takes a look at lesson study both in its Japanese form and as it is being implemented in the United States. It contains the lesson study process, the rationale for using such an approach, and illustrates how teachers and administrators around the United States are taking the first steps toward adapting and implementing lesson study. Sections include: (1) "A New View of Professional Development" (Jennifer Stepanek); (2) "Creating Happy Memories" (Denise Jarrett Weeks); and (3) "Leading from Within" (Suzie Boss). (KHR)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries, Instructional Development, Learning Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers
Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory, Mathematics and Science Education Center, 101 SW Main Street, Suite 500, Portland, OR 97204. Tel: 503-275-0457; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. For full text: http://www.nwrel.org/msec.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Northwest Eisenhower Regional Consortium for Mathematics and Science, Portland, OR.
Identifiers - Location: Japan