ERIC Number: ED511434
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, June 2010
Beckner, Gary, Ed.
Association of American Educators Foundation
"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) Coaching Teachers Boosts Student Reading: Large-Scale Study Finds Literacy Collaborative Raises Learning Rates by 32 Percent (Debra Viadero); (2) Literacy Kudzu: Be Careful What You Wish For (Will Fitzhugh); (3) Test Knowledge, Not Thoughts: Political Correctness Threatens National Standards (Robert Holland and Don Soifer); (4) A Better Way to Build a Teacher (Jonathan Zimmerman); (5) Reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (Jill Newell); and (6) AAE Member Breaks New Ground. Additional section includes Signs of the Times.
Descriptors: Teaching (Occupation), Federal Legislation, Political Attitudes, National Standards, Newsletters, Teacher Influence, Reading Skills, Literacy Education, Teaching Methods, Knowledge Level, Educational Legislation, Reading Instruction, Reading Teachers, Personnel Policy
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators Foundation
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act