10 Steps for Hiring Effective Teachers

Author: Mary C. Clement
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 148338019X
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The quick-read, step-by-step guide to hiring outstanding teachers! Whether you are new to teacher hiring or ready for a fresh approach, this invaluable guide helps you select the best possible candidates. Mary Clement, a nationally-awarded expert on teacher hiring, presents proven strategies for identifying high-performing teachers. Readers will learn: Ten best practices that address every stage of hiring, from recruitment through interviewing to final negotiations Key techniques and sample questions for Behavior-Based Interviewing—the interviewing approach that predicts on-the-job performance Guidance on legally-sensitive interview questions How to involve teacher peers in interviewing and mentoring new hires

Retaining Effective Teachers

Author: Mary C. Clement
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 147582839X
Format: PDF, ePub
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This book presents a common-sense approach for making district and school retention plans that will retain the most effective teachers needed in today’s – and tomorrow’s – schools. The strategies outlined in the book create help to create schools as high-quality workplaces that will retain teachers.

Ten Traits of Highly Effective Teachers

Author: Elaine K. McEwan
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9780761977841
Format: PDF
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This user-friendly resource for administrators and teachers explores the ten characteristics that lead to success in the classroom, increased school morale, satisfied parents and eager, high-achieving students.

Effective Teacher Hiring

Author: Kenneth D. Peterson
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 0871206757
Format: PDF, ePub
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Designed for use in both small and large school systems, provides a teacher selection framework to aid educators in screening potential employees to help ensure that only the best available candidates are chosen.

Supportive Supervision

Author: Albert J. Coppola
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1483360407
Format: PDF, ePub
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This highly usable, hands-on guide offers that much-needed and fully integrated support system for the building-level supervisor to truly become a teacher of teachers.

How to Deal With Teachers Who Are Angry Troubled Exhausted or Just Plain Confused

Author: Elaine K. McEwan
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452237182
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Use "Assertive Intervention" techniques to help difficult teachers become positive and energetic professionals! Managing difficult teachers effectively may be a principal’s most pressing challenge. In this research-based text, you will discover approaches that prove how even the most difficult teachers can become successful professionals. This indispensable handbook introduces Assertive Intervention techniques and shows principals how to improve daily interactions with troubled teachers. These strategies show how to: Confront difficult teachers calmly and confidently Conduct an Assertive Intervention Improve interactions with troublesome teachers Build a positive school culture

Straight Talk About Classroom Teaching

Author: Patrice Joseph
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1426938187
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Straight Talk about Classroom Teaching offers straightforward, easy-to-follow techniques that will aid new and veteran teachers alike in creating and maintaining an effective classroom setting. Author Patrice Joseph believes that students learn better and faster when they are fully engaged through effective teaching practices. In Straight Talk about Classroom Teaching, she provides a clear path to becoming an (even more) exceptional teacher. She offers concrete examples and insightful advice to inspire and motivate teachers to adopt and incorporate her proven teaching methods. Josephs techniques are the product of more than twenty years of classroom teaching experience and have consistently yielded exceptional results. The techniques are presented clearly and succinctly, without the needless jargon and buzzwords that often litter the pages of instructional materials. Whether you have been teaching for years or are just beginning your teaching career, Straight Talk about Classroom Teaching will help you achieve the goal of every educatorto create an atmosphere where real teaching and learning takes place.