ERIC Number: ED502323
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Feb
Education Matters, February 2007
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) Making a Game of Math: AAE Affiliate Motivates Oklahoma Students to Achieve; (2) Buzz over History Bee (Peter Gibbon); (3) Misdirected Energy: Schools Get an "A" in Resisting Reform (Mike Petrilli); (4) Fresh Wind of Teachers: New Orleans Finds Better Teachers to Rehire (Ted O'Neil); and (5) Protect Yourself: Five Ways to Guard Against Accusation of Sexual Misconduct (La Rue G. Munk). Additional section includes Signs of the Times.
Descriptors: Mathematics Education, Educational Games, United States History, Competition, Resistance to Change, Educational Change, School Districts, Charter Schools, Public School Teachers, Teacher Selection, Merit Pay, Teacher Salaries, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Education, Professional Autonomy, Technology Uses in Education, Job Satisfaction, Reading Instruction, Teacher Behavior
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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; Louisiana; Oklahoma