ERIC Number: EJ819266
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Jul
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 15
Are You a Highly Qualified, Emotionally Intelligent Early Childhood Educator?
Kremenitzer, Janet Pickard; Miller, Regina
Young Children, v63 n4 p106-112 Jul 2008
Emotions have an impact on teacher effectiveness, behavior, cognition, and motivation, as well as on children's behavior. The authors discuss emotional intelligence and offer a teacher self-assessment tool to help teachers reflect on and improve their sensitivity. They include suggestions for making the classroom an emotionally intelligent environment.
Descriptors: Emotional Intelligence, Teacher Effectiveness, Teacher Evaluation, Preschool Teachers, Emotional Development, Teacher Influence, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Teacher Student Relationship, Classroom Environment, Elementary School Teachers, Young Children
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Early Childhood Education; Elementary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A