ERIC Number: ED502317
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, January 2008
Beckner, Gary, Ed.
Association of American Educators
"Education Matters" is the monthly newsletter of the Association of American Educators (AAE), an organization dedicated to advancing the American teaching profession through personal growth, professional development, teacher advocacy and protection. This issue of the newsletter includes: (1) Agents of Change: Why So Many Teachers Are Quitting, and How to Win Them Back (Vicki Murray); (2) Professional Learning Communities What They Are, Why They Work; (3) AAE Affiliate Receives High Honor from Governor; and (4) Choice: Seventeen Years Later (David W. Kirkpatrick). Additional sections include Signs of the Times, Letters, and News from Washington, D.C.
Descriptors: Teacher Recruitment, Labor Turnover, Teaching Conditions, Teacher Persistence, Change Agents, Professional Development, Teacher Collaboration, Recognition (Achievement), Teacher Associations, School Choice, High Schools, Dropouts, Educational Vouchers, Charter Schools, Educational Change, Educational Quality
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators
Identifiers - Location: California; Wisconsin