ERIC Number: EJ620723
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
The Linkage of Continuing Professional Development and the Classroom Experience of Pupils: Barriers Perceived by Senior Managers in Some Secondary Schools.
Rhodes, Christopher; Houghton-Hill, Sydney
Journal of In-service Education, v26 n3 p423-35 2000
Investigated the relationship between professional development and the raising of academic standards and attainment, exploring the perceptions of British secondary school senior managers regarding this relationship and noting their attitudes about barriers to organizational translation of professional development into improved student achievement. Respondents described barriers and overwhelmingly believed that professional development should result in student improvement. (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Academic Standards, Faculty Development, Foreign Countries, Inservice Teacher Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Teachers, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Improvement
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom