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Teachers" Voices for School Change

Andrew Gitlin

Teachers" Voices for School Change

An Introduction to Educative Research

by Andrew Gitlin

  • 111 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Teachers College Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Experiential research,
  • Educational Research,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • United States,
  • Statistics,
  • Methodology,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsV. Cooley (Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7947263M
    ISBN 100807731811
    ISBN 109780807731819
    OCLC/WorldCa25316255

    Although teachers’ voices are interspersed throughout the book, chapter six, “The Personal and Collective Transformation of Teachers,” focuses specifically on their stories of coming to terms with one’s identity, learning from and with students, and challenging bias within both oneself and one’s school. Ideas of and Attitudes Towards Projects and Changing Practices: Voices of Four Teachers Saurav Shome Chitra Natarajan Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research India Abstract: The paper reports a study of the project practices of four Indian middle school teachers, elicited through semi-structured.

    What School Could Be offers an inspiring vision of what our teachers and students can accomplish if trusted with the challenge of developing the skills and ways of thinking needed to thrive in a world of dizzying technological change.. Innovation expert Ted Dintersmith took an unprecedented trip across America, visiting all fifty states in a single school year. I Found My "Teacher Voice" and Transformed My Classroom Each week, an educator takes a stand or shares an aha! moment in the classroom in the Education World Voice of Experience column. This week, educator Arnold Pulda reflects on how a bout with cancer precipitated his transition from a "drill sergeant" who barked orders at his students to a quieter, gentler Dr. Pulda.

    further change in the classroom becomes particularly problematic both for the teacher and for the educational organisation. It is for this reason that the perspectives and voices of the teachers in the project are given prominence in this publication. A major motif in these accounts of the. Beginning in , the expanded Middle/High School Voices is dedicated to the publication of middle and high school writers both in a print anthology and in an online version. Each year, a call for submissions goes out to New Hampshire middle and high school writers via the NWPNH network of teachers.


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Reviews a book, "Teachers' Voices for School Change" by Andrew Gitlin, on educative research and teacher voice, examining the educative research process which grounds reflection in the life histories of teacher researchers, presenting four case studies on educative research, and reflecting on the educative research process itself.

Teacher voice and silence appear as motifs throughout the : Mary‐Ellen Jacobs. Get this from a library. Teachers' voices for school change: an introduction to educative research. [Andrew David Gitlin;]. Reviews a book, "Teachers' Voices for School Change" by Andrew Gitlin, on educative research and teacher voice, examining the educative research process which grounds reflection in the life histories of teacher researchers, presenting four case studies on educative research, and reflecting on the educative research process itself.

This book draws on ideas about the nature of teaching and teacher knowledge, teacher development and school reform, and narrative as methodology for understanding the lives and work of teachers. These ideas have been elaborated over the past 20 years or so by many researchers who see storytelling as the interactive process, which constitutes Brand: Information Age Publishing.

Teachers' voices for school change: an introduction to educative research / A. Gitlin [et al.] Routledge London Australian/Harvard Citation. Gitlin, Andrew David. Teachers' voices for school change: an introduction to educative research / A. Teacher Voice contains two powerful messages. One is that teacher voice contains the seeds of widespread transformation of learning.

The other main message, alas, is that teacher voice is vastly under-utilized—and teachers know it. This book is a call and guide to action to leverage a resource that is under our noses.

Read it and act.". The Young Voices for the Planet films have challenged and transformed the way that climate change is being taught.

The psychological value of the films as a tool to teach youth about climate change has been discussed at meetings of a number of prominent institutions including the National Education Association, EPA, National Science Foundation, National Academy of Sciences, Ecological Society.

Moral is so low at the school many of the fabulous teachers who have been at the school for years are now just demoralised or becoming unwell because they are unsupported. When these teachers call in sick a relief teacher is brought in for the day to replace them, of course this teacher will once again often be teaching something that they know.

The voices and expertise of classroom teachers resound throughout this rich volume.”—Mark T. Greenberg, PhD, Pennsylvania State University “At last: a book about mindfulness meditation for teachers—and thus for students—that preserves the depth and the wisdom of its Buddhist roots/5(44).

This allows teachers (and students) to see that Black History is American history. My students complete book reports, biographies, read information about, and are exposed to African-Americans and Black culture throughout the entire school year.

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Demoralized: Why Teachers Leave the Profession They Love and How They Can Stay offers a timely analysis of professional dissatisfaction that challenges the common explanation of burnout. Featuring the voices of educators, the book offers concrete lessons for practitioners, school leaders, and policy makers on how to think more strategically to retain experienced teachers and make a difference Cited by: This book draws on ideas about the nature of teaching and teacher knowledge, teacher development and school reform, and narrative as methodology for understanding the lives and work of teachers.

These ideas have been elaborated over the past 20 years or so by many researchers who see storytelling as the interactive process, which constitutes. Research shows that when teachers are engaged in school decisions and collaborate with administrators and each other, school climate improves.

This promotes a better learning environment for students, which raises student achievement, and a better working environment. As a result, teachers and students alike do not feel safe in school. Teachers are often traumatized by violent incidents, which can be initiated even my 7-year old students, leading to mental and.

From podcast appearances to scheduled book signings in New York City and Washington D.C., her forthcoming debut book from Rutgers University Press is turning heads. Blaming Teachers: Professionalization Policies and the Failure of Reform in American History hits shelves in August. According to one review from a renowned historian, “There is a.

With the Wellstone students, teachers, Green Card Voices decided to create a book as a vehicle to generate awareness and take the stories outside the all immigrant classroom.

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BOOK TALK: Author Gregory Mitchie gave a reading in Milbank Chapel on January 25 from See You When We Get There, his portrait of five young minority female teachers who are "working for change."The book interweaves the teachers' voices with classroom vignettes and the author's own experiences.

Michie is an assistant professor of secondary education at National-Louis University in. He hasn't published a book, but he easily could. He was the prime mover in starting an alternative school-within-a-school, the Independent Project at Great Barrington's Monument Mountain Regional High School.

Like Nikhil Goyal, he exemplifies the value of including students' voices in the process of educational change. "I liked school," Levin says.

Voice For Teachers. 45K likes. This Facebook page has been established as a facility to inform and update teachers from both the Primary and Secondary Educational sectors/5(16).

Change is inevitable; it is something that will always occur in any setting whether it is at home, work, or at school. Classroom environments, teaching styles and learning methods change over time. Teachers play a major role in what transpires not only in the classroom but in a student’s life.

In high school, I became aware of the fact that my teachers in many ways were great people who didn’t understand me and my neighborhood. Then, I found myself back in the classroom after undergrad.

The early ideas I had about why teachers were ineffective started to make sense.This book shows how to support teachers' leadership of school change.

Within a theoretical and policy context, the authors: give practical guidance for integrating inquiry with practice; show how to encourage collaboration and critical dialogue within and between schools; focus strongly on pupil, teacher and organizational learning.