ERIC Number: ED524812
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
Education Matters, October 2011
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) The Big Shift: Changing Demographics in the Teaching Profession (Alexandra Schroeck); (2) Finding Your PLACE in AAE: Promoting Leadership Advancing Connections Educating (Paula Jackson-Eaglin); (3) Protecting Your Career: Teacher Liabilities and Tips for Staying Out of Legal Trouble (Sharon Nelson); (4) News from Washington, D.C.: Reports from AAE's Office in the Nation's Capital--Department of Education Releases Final Guidelines for Race to the Top--Early Learning Challenge; (5) Professional Tools You Might Have Overlooked: How Goals, Words, and Mentors Can Make a Difference (Jill Newell); (6) Educators' Observations & Days 2011-2012; (7) Harvard Study Links Selection Criteria to Student Gains; and (8) Results of New Poll Confirm Need for Nonunion Teacher Organizations.
Descriptors: Teaching (Occupation), Alternative Teacher Certification, Nontraditional Education, Educational Indicators, Educational Trends, Politics of Education, Professional Associations, Group Membership, Court Litigation, Legal Responsibility, Insurance, Preschool Children, Academic Achievement, Classification, School Readiness, Mentors, Teacher Attitudes
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Authoring Institution: Association of American Educators Foundation
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia; Tennessee; Wisconsin
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Race to the Top