ERIC Number: EJ917455
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Mar
What Makes a Learning Community?
Voices from the Middle, v18 n3 p68-70 Mar 2011
A learning community includes all of the people who want to ensure that students are successful: (1) the teachers and their colleagues and administrators; (2) the parents; and (3) the students. Through sharing curriculum requirements and responsibilities for teaching, students in the author's class learned in-depth content knowledge, respect for other students, and the basic truth that "Teaching is not easy."
Descriptors: Teacher Role, Evaluation, Teachers, Students, Teacher Student Relationship, Models, Service Learning, Cognitive Style
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