eBook Education Reference Guide: Becoming a Qualified Educator, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 142983546X
  • ISBN-13: 9781429835466
  • DDC: 370.711
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 126 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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The Education Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various educational topics. This volume offers an introduction to the process educators must undergo in order to become qualified instructors highly desired by schools and administrators. The essays begin by looking at the assessment and evaluation procedures for public school teachers before moving on to outline teacher training requirements and professional development opportunities available to aspiring educators.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Highly Qualified Teachers.
2: Teacher Competency Requirements.
3: Teacher Competency Evaluation.
4: Teacher Certification & Licensure.
5: Teacher Peer Assessment.
6: Student Evaluation of Teachers.
7: Recruiting, Hiring & Retaining Highly Qualified Teachers.
8: Training for International Teachers.
9: Capstone Courses & Experiences.
10: Pre - Practicum & Practicum.
11: Microteaching Labs.
12: In-Service Education Programs.
13: Teacher Mentoring.
14: Teachers' Computer Literacy.
15: Master Teachers.
16: Volunteer Teaching Opportunities.
17: Teacher Burnout.
18: Employment Opportunities in Teaching.