ERIC Number: EJ630787
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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What Does An Effective Year 12 English Teacher Look Like?
Sawyer, Wayne; Ayers, Paul; Dinham, Steve
English in Australia, n129-30 p51-64 Dec 2000-Feb 2001
Investigates techniques of highly effective teachers of Year 12 English in New South Wales, Australia. Concludes that successful teachers saw themselves as operating in positive school environments and overwhelmingly saw themselves as functioning as part of a team. Notes they used a range of teaching strategies, but emphasized having students think, solve problems, and apply knowledge. (RS)
Descriptors: Classroom Environment, English Instruction, English Teachers, Foreign Countries, Literacy, National Standards, Secondary Education, Teacher Attitudes, Teacher Behavior, Teacher Effectiveness, Teaching Methods
Published by The Australian Association for the Teaching of English, P.O. Box 3203, Norwood, S.A. 5067, Australia. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: Australia