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Teacher-Student Sexual Relationships - Student and teacher relationships have many benefits for both teacher and student in the classroom. There are many different types of these relationships, from being friends to being mentors to even being something of a mentor or parental figure. However, in recent years, a new type of relationship has come into existence, one that is neither healthy nor legal. When student and teacher relationships blossom into something that is more than just a friendship, people can get hurt, families can be torn apart, communities baffled, and fellow students put at a disadvantage....   [tags: Teacher-Student Sex]
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Student- Teacher relationships will improve - Student- Teacher relationships will improve From the very first day of school on, student- teacher relationships will be improved in smaller classes. Patricia Handley has been an elementary school teacher for twenty-eight years. She has had the opportunity to teach in both small and large classes. On the first day of teaching her first small class Handley comments, “I immediately noted their sense of importance; no one seemed lost in the crowd” (2002). In a small class, as the students enter, the teacher can take the time to greet each one....   [tags: essays papers]
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The Importance of Good Teacher-Student Relationships - The Importance of Good Teacher-Student Relationships What kind of relationship should a teacher and a student have in the classroom. The answer to this question may seem like an obvious one to many because a teacher and a student should always strive to have a good relationship in order to fare well in the classroom. In fact a good relationship creates many advantages between both teacher and student. For instance, a good relationship produces a good environment within the classroom, which can be a vital point to the success of both teacher and student....   [tags: Education Teaching] 672 words
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Teacher and Student Relationships - The teacher student relationship is very important for children. Children spend approximately 5 to 7 hours a day with a teacher for almost 10 months. We ask ourselves what is considered a good teacher. All of us have gone through schooling, and if fortunate had a favorite teacher. A positive relationship between the student and the teacher is difficult to establish, but can be found for both individuals at either end. The qualities for a positive relationship can vary to set a learning experience approachable and inviting the students to learn....   [tags: Education Discipline Essays]
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Teacher-Student Relationships - Teacher-Student Relationships First and foremost, teachers should focus on their relationship with the students, because without that bond, there is little chance of managing the classroom efficiently. Students should be aware that the teacher wants them to be successful both in and out of the classroom (Backes & Ellis, 2003). The best way for teachers to show students this desire is to exhibit a personal interest in all aspects of the students’ lives (R.J. Marzano, J.S. Marzano, & Pickering, 2003)....   [tags: essays papers]
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The Student-Teacher Relationship: Annotated Bibliography - Baker, Jean A., Sycarah Grant, and Larissa Morlock. "The Student-Teacher Relationship As a Developmental Context for Children With Internalizing or Externalizing Behavior Problems." School Psychology Quarterly 23.1 (2008): 3-15. Print. This article discusses the significantly at-risk students for behavioral impediments including depressive, anxious, overactive, impulsive, and aggressive behavior. The article outlines positive interest associated with school when students experience feelings of relatedness or closeness to teachers....   [tags: Annotated Bibliography] 2653 words
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Gender and the Student/Teacher Relationship - Gender and the Student/Teacher Relationship Some people say that school is an environment where you can learn not only the fundamentals of math, English, history, and science; but also the foundations needed to build lasting relationships. Throughout our twelve years of required education we make countless friends and acquaintances, and with them we create relationships that can possibly affect the rest of our lives. One such relationship, which is extremely influential but often overlooked, is the relationship between a student and their teacher....   [tags: Education Argumentative Persuasive]
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Americanization of Student and Teacher Relationship in The Ramen Girl - Confucian beliefs have played an important role in the East Asian societies for centuries, thus Japan is not an exception. One of the main features of Confucianism is the set of five hierarchical orders, one of them being the master and his disciple interaction. It can be adapted to a specific relationship between a ramen noodle master and his apprentice. This kind of interactions has been shown in the Japanese film Tampopo and its modern American remake The Ramen Girl. In both films the student and teacher interaction can be seen as one of the main, if not the most important, narrative strands, around which all the action is centred....   [tags: The Ramen Girl Essays]
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The Relationship Between Student and Teacher - The relationship between student and teacher refers to an ancient and deeply respected bond. Children spend the daylight hours engrossed in education lasting typically 9 months of the year. As members of a collegiate institution, we experience every aspect of the student-teacher relationship (STR). We understand the difference between a professor that captivates us, leaving the ticking clock behind and instead drawing us in until we stare into the subject matter with intense passion and one whose lifeless lectures cause our eyelids to fall....   [tags: Education, philosophy of education]
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Overview of Student Learning - Every student has their own preference for learning, whether it is visual instruction, auditory instruction, or kinesthetic instruction. Whichever their learning style is, teachers’ core responsibility is to instruct their students in the subject matter in a way for them to understand. At the same time, teachers must make sure that students are genuinely learning the content. There are teachers who assume these types of instructions are sufficient enough to ensure that students are learning. However, student learning goes beyond direct instruction....   [tags: education, student learning]
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Building Learning Community through Student- teacher relationship - Critical Commentary The overall journey was writing journals, I passed through many times to learn, unlearn and re-learn. In this journey I realized and experienced that how important to unlearn for teachers because process of unlearn guide to close look of self-analysis. Through this process, I experienced three significance phases. In first phase I reflected on selected journal entries. This reflection helped me discover the strategies I need to adopt to build positive relationships with my students....   [tags: Education, Leading, Learning] 2782 words
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Student Assesment - Strengths: Rob Geis is a respectful and polite student. When he interacts with others his verbal abilities are excellent, he looks like a clever student. Rob seems very responsible because his attendance is consistent and his homework is stable. Needs: He may need to increase his social skills and interact more with others. He needs to ask for help when he does not understand the math concepts. In addition, it is imperative that he builds his self-esteem, experiments success, and feels that he is a valuable member of the class....   [tags: Assessing Student Learning]
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Description of Teacher Standards - In reflecting about all that I have learned during my first five years of teaching, I have found it to be a very humbling experience. As a first year teacher, people always complement you on your new and innovative ideas, but that quickly wears off when you are faced with changing district climates, new co-workers, and of course the state and national politics of education. At the beginning of my PDP, I selected teacher standards 4, 5 and 10. (4)The teacher understands and uses a variety of instructional strategies, including the use of technology to encourage children's development of critical thinking, problem solving, and performance skills....   [tags: teachers, teaching, tribes training] 1079 words
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Formative Assessments:Improving Active Learning and The Teacher/Student Relationship - The five articles presented common themes about educational learning. They illustrate the need for teacher reflection and adjustment to meet students’ needs, establishing quality rapport and providing students strategies become an active learners and involved in the learning process through and monitoring their own understanding. In the articles there is research quoted that illustrates how they can dramatically impact student learning and achievement. In (Kaftan, Buck, & Haack, 2006), it states formative assessment is a tool teachers can use to probe students understanding, inform instructional decisions and develop relationships....   [tags: Education]
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The Teacher Who Changed My Life - As I walked into my World History class as a sophomore, I was unsure what to expect from the notorious Coach Scott Stein. I knew him as a football and wrestling coach, but I had heard stories about him being a killer in the classroom. It did not take long for me to really enjoy this class, to look forward to each session and to be genuinely excited about World History. Of course, I hated it at first. About two weeks into the course, Stein told us that the first test was in a few days and that we would all most likely fail....   [tags: How a Teacher Changed My Life] 756 words
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Article About a Teacher and Student Trial - Police interview tape played This morning, jurors in the case viewed the girl's videotaped interview with police. During the interview, which lasted about 90 minutes, the girl detailed the alleged incidents with Groves. Yesterday, jurors heard from her in person. Student testifies teacher chats led to 'sexual stuff' Ex-Woodstock educator on trial for assault charges By CHRIS REINOLDS Atlanta Journal-Constitution Staff Writer Students gravitated to the classroom of Woodstock High School coach Gene R....   [tags: essays research papers] 509 words
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The Importance of Teacher Feedback in The Educational Environment - I. Importance of Feedback Feedback should be communicated in language that is understandable for the learner, have a genuine purpose, and be significant for the individual needs of each student. Through feedback, teachers can provide the students with suggestions for development, learning strategies, and corrections for errors. The importance of constructive feedback allows for many positive opportunities. One important element is that feedback provides a foundation for positive student and teacher relationships....   [tags: Education, teaching]
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Role of the Teacher - Role of the teacher: According to collective argumentation model by Brown and Renshaw (2000) the skills of representation, comparison, explanation, justification, agreement and validation are to be used in co-ordinating the phases of their interaction in small groups. The use of these strategies is realized in small group situations in which the teacher first guides the students in sharing their personal views on interpretation of the problem or task in question. This is followed by comparing, explaining and justifying various perspectives in small groups, by establishing a joint agreement, and then by presenting the group’s joint representation to the whole class for validation....   [tags: Education, philosophy of education] 1646 words
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Teacher-Student Interaction - Teacher-Student Interaction Being able to determine what teachers expect from students and what students expect from teachers is the key to creating positive classrooms that work. Teacher-Student interaction is a two way street; The students relate to the teachers, and the teachers relate to the students. If teachers develop and build upon self-esteem and mutual respect within their classrooms, the teachers will achieve positive relationships with the students. Many years ago, power relationships and authority figures in our society were clearly defined....   [tags: Persuasive Education Learning Papers]
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Ethics of the Student and Professor Relationship - When discussing the importance of professional boundaries in mental health work, most people think first of relationships between psychotherapists and clients. However, similar boundary considerations are relevant for professor–student relationships, supervisor–supervisee relationships, consultant–consultee relationships, and researcher–participant relationships. Although different dynamics are at play, the relationships psychologists have with each other, with other professionals, and with the general public have boundaries that warrant ethical consideration as well....   [tags: Ethics ]
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Professional Learning Communities - INTRODUCTION Traditionally, teacher development typically occurs through trial and error in the isolated confinements of each teacher’s classroom with some periodic whole-group professional development (Goddard & Goddard, 2007). Within the past few decades, many schools and districts, including ours, have considered and experimented with Professional Learning Communities (PLC) as an alternative framework in guiding a more efficient development program for their teachers. PLCs are focused on enhancing student learning through developing teacher practices....   [tags: teacher collaboration and student achievement]
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An Effective Teacher - To me teaching is one of the most important jobs in the world. To make a difference in a child’s life is a huge privilege. There are many key attributes to being an effective teacher but for me some of the key attributes are effective communication and establishing good relationships, guide children’s behaviour, setting up a good environment for learning and being well organised. They are many other factors that also need to be considered not to become just a good teacher but a great teacher. Effective communication is one key element to being an efficient teacher....   [tags: Education, philosophy of education]
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Never Forget What It Was Like to be a Student - Never Forget What It Was Like to be a Student After a great deal of reflection, I found this statement to be at the core of my teaching philosophy. If you can not understand students, you can not expect to instruct them or guide their learning as effectively. Some of my best teachers, for example, where those who understood that students’ attention spans were limited and at any given moment their pupils were facing many more challenges than those merely presented in class. By developing a connection with students on some level, these teachers demanded a respect that was not simply based on fear....   [tags: Philosophy of Education Teaching Teachers Essays] 708 words
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Student Athletes Should Never be Tested for Drugs - Random drug testing is starting to become more frequent in schools; especially towards student athletes. Schools have been drug testing student athletes since approximately 1995 and in 2002, the court made it a law that high school athletes must be drug tested. There are several testing methods that use hair, urine, oral fluids, and sweat. Urine testing is the most popular type of testing for drugs. The debate of drug testing student athletes is still on the rise amongst people. Supporters of drug testing student athletes believe that drug use in student athletes is becoming popular....   [tags: Essays on Drug Testing]
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What about Doug: Understanding Student Diversity - ... 47). It is a imperative that teachers make reasonable adjustments in order to cater for the engagement of students with additional needs in classroom activities. In the video Doug’s teacher did not make any changes for him seating wise and restricted his right to education by not allowing him to ask questions and not giving him a chance, instead she was continually yelling at him out of frustration. Although Doug did struggle with many of the Aetiologies of an acquired brain injury such as developing extreme emotions resulting to anger and also regressing to a child like mind, did not give the teacher the right to treat him the way she did and disregard the implementation of inclusive pr...   [tags: teaching, individualizing]
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Relationships - How have three texts you have studied enhanced your understanding of relationships. Refer to Maestro and two other texts of your choosing. Relationships are a complex part of today’s society and affect all areas. All relationships are different, and they influence the decisions made by people and others around them. The three texts ‘Maestro’ by Peter Goldsworthy, ‘Dead Poets Society’ directed by Peter Weir and ‘Goodnight Mr Tom’ by Michelle Magorian all enhance the understanding of relationships....   [tags: essays research papers] 1409 words
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The ABCs of Managing Teacher Stress - For my article response assignment, I chose “The ABCs of Managing Teacher Stress.” In this article, it discusses the major stressors that come with being a teacher and how to decrease the stress so they do not become a statistic. The way the authors break up the article is by making three strategies: A is for acknowledge, B is for Behavior Modification, and C is for communication. The article did not mention some stressors including salary, little down time, constant paperwork, student test scores, and selflessness....   [tags: acknowledge, behavior modification, communication]
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The Influence of Effective Teachers on Student Achievement - CHAPTER ONE - INTRODUCTION Overview The influence of effective teachers upon student academic achievement has long been recognized as a positive factor (Darling-Hammond, 2000; Joyce, Hersh, & McKibbin, 1983; Hargreaves & Fullan (Eds.), 1992; Hord, 1994). Over time, continuity of certain teaching practices and changes in teaching have evolved (Cuban, 1984; Johnson, Musial, Hall, Gollnick, & DuPuis, 1996) as teaching approaches reflected the philosophies and needs of the mainstream culture. The impact of high quality teaching upon student achievement is continually under close scrutiny as the focus of all stakeholders in education remains on school improvement with concerns about assessment...   [tags: Education, philosophy of education] 847 words
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Becoming an Effective Teacher - Teachers are educated, organised and committed individuals who edify children in pre-school, primary schools, teenagers in high school and adults in college and university. In the past, teachers were described as individuals that merely present information for the students to learn. Today the role of a teacher is significantly more advanced then the past, as teachers are now seen as facilitators who renew their knowledge and teach the students using a wide variety of teaching methods, teachers that plan the learning, and implement the plan and assess the students....   [tags: philosophy of education]
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Teacher Reflection and Evaluation - Teacher Reflection and Evaluation It is important in any career to reflect on your day, week, month, and even year. It is important to grow and improve yourself. Effective teachers know what to do and why to do it (Danielson, 2009). As a teacher you are faced with many problems throughout the day. It is easy to focus on just the problems that are going on in you classroom. It is easy to focus on Johnny’s behavior and complain about it to your co-workers. There comes a time that you need to ask yourself, “What can I do to help Johnny improve?” At this time you should sit down and reflect on what you have done and other objectives you can do....   [tags: situational thinking, deliberate thinking]
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and the Student - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and the Student Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common obstacles that some students face in the process of learning. ADHD is often confused with Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). It is very important to understand the difference between ADHD and ADD. It is also very important to understand the symptoms and behaviors associated with ADHD, as well as the causes and treatments available. After a complete understanding of the basics of ADHD, a closer look at the education system is essential....   [tags: Teaching Educaion ADHD]
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Developing a Student Centered Management System - Developing a Student Centered Management System (SCMS) requires looking beyond the past’s teacher centered directive form of education delivery. Simply having materials or supplies in place and providing teacher-led academic instruction leaves the critical ingredient of the student out of the equation. I agree with Wong and Wong (2009) when they state, “Classroom management consists of the practices and procedures that a teacher uses to maintain an optimum environment in which instruction and learning can occur” (p....   [tags: Education, teaching, teachers]
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Ethics and the College Student - Throughout history humans have needed and desired to be educated, whether it is how to hunt or how to design a state of the art hyper speed spacecraft. With that in mind there has also been ethical questions dealing with higher education or education in general. Within these pages some of those questions will be discussed. Take for instance online learning, what are some of the ethical dilemmas that may arise from going to college without actually going to college. Along with average student there is also a special breed called student-teachers....   [tags: education, academic dishonesty]
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Becoming an Effective Early Childhood Teacher - What separates a good teacher from a great Teacher. “First and foremost a teacher must love working with children. No matter how well you teach, there is always room for Improvement ” (Killen,2009.p.100) .In this Essay I hope to show some of the key attributes, that I consider essential to becoming an effective early childhood teacher. Those key aspects are communication, building lasting relationships, engaging students effectively in the learning process, and encouraging and appreciating diversity in the classroom....   [tags: Education, philosophy of education]
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Counselling Assessment of Student Learning - Assessment is a term that includes, “the gathering of information, using a broad array of evaluative procedures, for decision making about individuals, groups, programs, or processes” (Association for Assessment in Counselling, 2003). In gathering this information there are many factors that play a significant role impacting the assessment outcome. One of the most powerful factors is the environment in which the individual, group or programs exist. This essay will firstly show how the environment as an integral part in the child’s development impacts on learning and secondly, identify relevant assessment methods and techniques that could be used by a counsellor when assessing a primary sch...   [tags: Primary School, Environmental Factors]
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Communication In Workplace and Academic Relationships - This rationale will explore the importance of effective workplace relationships when implementing National and Local Policies. It will look at the Every Child Matters Policy (ECM) and workplace policies identifying the need for positive outcomes in teaching and learning. It will then look at the aspects of communication within effective workplace relationships and relate this to the success of working together. Reflection will be made on work based tasks in practice and theories will link this to the results....   [tags: Interpersonal Communication]
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Mediocrity of Teacher Recruitment - Mediocrity of Teacher Recruitment Some teachers are better than others. This is a simple and, I hope, obvious fact. But the culture of American schools is not friendly to it. Particularly in our hiring of public school teachers, we tend to avoid notions of serious discernment, of picking the very best in our society to become our teachers, and we accept that the most talented of our young people will gravitate to other fields. Overcoming this acceptance of mediocrity in teacher recruitment and retention represents the greatest opportunity to bring a quantum improvement to our schools....   [tags: Teachers Education Employment School Essays] 4150 words
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A Case Study of a Student with Special Needs - Case Summary Background It was observed a 5th grade elementary student, that for privacy we will name him J during this case study. He arrived to the school in the second semester of Fourth grade and he has being diagnose under the umbrella of the Autism spectrum from the previous school documentation. J was served by the Especial Education content Mastery (“as known Especial Ed. Classroom”) in period of times during the day, but he was place in a regular education classroom. He immediately presented behavioral issues due to the transition of a new environment and his learning disabilities....   [tags: social issues, individuals with disabilities]
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Parental Involvement Fosters Student Success - Educators today, recognize positive influence of parental involvement fosters higher student academic achievement levels (Danielson, 2006; Jacobs & Kritsonis, 2007). One crucial element of parental involvement is effective communication between parents and teachers. Research show parents prefer to establish informal relationships with frequent open and non-judgmental exchanges with their children's teachers (Eberly, Joshi, & Konzal, 2005). Accordingly, this article is to explore key research-based recommendations for school administrators and teacher leaders to identify and overcome communication barriers with parents....   [tags: Education]
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Reducing Class Sizes Improves Grades and Behavior - ... Staff is concerned that we won't have enough classroom space. But Valley Center Middle School has plenty of rooms for more classes such as D4, V1, V4, B9, B1, and the class rooms upstairs. Also they are concerned about budgets. They would have to hire more teachers. If we start doing more fundraiser, then we could get the money to hire more teachers. Reducing class sizes is very important because students become well behaved and they are more focused on their school work. "Studies from Tennessee, Wisconsin, and many other states have shown that reducing the number of students in grades K-8”(Haimson "Why Class Size Matters) do better academically, have improved attendance rates, and beha...   [tags: teacher, small classes, class reduction] 789 words
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Characteristics of School Environment - Education and the school environment are one of the three primary agents of socialization where children and adolescents spend most of their time over any other environment. With this in mind, it is very important that everything about the school environment rears positive outcomes for children and adolescents because they spend most of their time there. This essay will explore the topic of the characteristics of school environments that promote positive student outcomes and the studies that suggest the importance of these characteristics....   [tags: education, teahcer-student,learning environment]
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My Ideal Teacher - My Ideal Teacher When I think about teachers that I have had in the past, several different ones come to my mind. Each of these educators stands out in my mind for a variety of diverse reasons. Whether it is their sense of humor, their tactfulness, their love of the subject matter, their fanatical and sporadic behavior, or their yearning to be childish themselves, I can still remember at least one quality of every teacher I have ever encountered. Every one of these teachers conveyed subject material to their students just as they were educated and employed to do....   [tags: Teaching Teachers Education Essays] 1389 words
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Why I Want to be a Teacher - Why I Want to be a Teacher School is a major part of our young lives. It is where we spend the majority of our time as youngsters. Children begin to develop relationships with people who have not been apart of their infancy. For someone who does not enjoy school, this could put a damper on their relationships with others as well as their learning achievements in life. This is why I want to become a teacher. I want to develop a learning atmosphere where children feel joy and security....   [tags: Education Teaching Essays] 1151 words
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Communication: A Fundamental Part of the Early Childhood Teacher's Role - This essay will discuss communication as being a fundamental part of the early childhood teacher’s role. Educators will communicate with many people during the course of their day. Developing positive relationships through open communication is a strategy that will benefit teachers, parents and most importantly, their students. Teachers must establish limits and expectations for students, not only in the classroom, but within individual lessons. Behaviour management is an essential skill that will be utilised regularly and will require a teacher to develop strategies for dealing with a variety of behaviours....   [tags: Communication ]
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Role of a Teacher: Relaying Inspiration - Role of a Teacher: Relaying Inspiration Who are we. What are we. A lot of what we are was implanted in us as young children by teachers who cared enough to teach it to us. Throughout my life I was taught many of the values I have today by my educators. I was instilled with the skills of how to get along with my peers, knowing right from wrong, and realizing that the best way to get what I wanted was to respect others first. The teachers I’ve had along the way have inspired me to become a better person....   [tags: Education Educational Teaching Essays] 1133 words
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Research Design and Methodology on Factors That Lead to Teacher Retention - During the past fifteen years the attrition rate has grown to over 50% with the turnover rate at almost 17% per year nationally (Teaching and America’s Future, 2007). Finding teachers isn’t always the problem, especially in today’s economy with high quality teachers easier to find than in years past. The problem isn’t finding the teachers, but rather keeping them in our schools. It is especially difficult to keep them in schools that are high-poverty, high-minority, and low-performing schools. We can’t close the student achievement gap due to the inability to close the teacher quality gap (2007)....   [tags: Educational Issues]
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My Educational Goals: Quest for My Career as a Teacher - There were many times in my life that I have questioned whether or not the choices I made were for the best or just ended up hurting me. I found myself saying what if I chose to ask for money instead of just taking it, or maybe I should have talked to my parents before making that decision. Changing my mind about my future career was no different. When I was younger I always wanted to be a teacher. The first time I changed my mind I wanted to be a singer. My dream of becoming famous was short-lived because my voice is horrible....   [tags: Careers, Education]
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Implementing Successful Parent-Teacher Partnerships in School - This literacy review aims to discuss why it is important for teachers to maintain responsive and reciprocal relationships with the parents and whānau of their students. The three articles that will be reviewed and synthesised are Collaborating with Parents/Caregivers and Whānau (Fraser, 2005), Successful Home-School Partnerships: Report to the Ministry of Education (Bull, Brooking & Campbell, 2008) and Strengthening Responsive and Reciprocal Relationships in a Whānau Tangata Centre: An action research project (Clarkin-Phillips & Carr, 2009)....   [tags: Education ]
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Relationships in Four Updike Short Stories - John Updike was born in 1932 in Shillington, Pennsylvania, a small town where his father was a high school science teacher. An only child, Updike and his parents shared a house with his grandparents for much of his childhood. His mother encouraged him to write and draw. He received a tuition scholarship to Harvard University where he majored in English. As an undergraduate, he wrote stories and drew cartoons for the Harvard Lampoon humor magazine, serving as the magazine's president in his senior year....   [tags: Literary Themes]
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Maintaining Ethical Teaching Standards When Performing Student Assessment in Australia - All teachers are required to assess students for reporting purposes, particularly at this time of year as the semester report writing begins. My SBTE and I recently had a conversation about the tensions and biases which arise in reporting due to the relationships teachers have developed with each student. From my limited time in the classroom, I can see a smaller-scale version of this tension as I have started to get to know each learner. With each lesson there is also some form of informal assessment to judge if learning outcomes were achieved....   [tags: Education, teachers]
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Parental Involvement in Education and its Effects on Student Academic Performance - Parental Involvement in Education and its Effects on Student Academic Performance Educational standards have recently become a controversial issue especially in secondary schools. One of the controversial issues surrounding educational standards is the lack of parental involvement. Various forms of parental involvement range from parental encouragement to parental partnership with the school. By examining parental involvement in secondary education, one can determine that positive parental involvement will have a profound effect on the students' academic performance....   [tags: Research Educational Papers] 1145 words
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I Want to be an Elementary School Teacher - Why I Want to be an Elementary School Teacher Why do I want to become an elementary school teacher. There are so many different things I love about teaching that it is hard to answer this question. The main reason is that I want to transfer my knowledge and ideas to children who can further the things I have taught them to become successful. Many teachers throughout my life have been a big inspiration to me. They have taught me many things about basic knowledge and also about life....   [tags: Teaching Philosophy] 448 words
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Icon or Symbol: A Teacher's Moral Dilemma - Icon or Symbol: A Teacher's Moral Dilemma Works Cited Missing It all happened so quickly. One moment I was at my blackboard, the next moment I was between two juvenile males who were trying to prove a "pride point" with their fists. I had, without a conscious thought about it, drawn a crown on the board. Next I heard chairs hitting the floor and screams of profanity. I was called a not-so-nice name by one of my students, followed by his strange comment: "We know who your favorites in this class are." Another student from across the room overturned his chair and, breath coming fast, managed to get out the words "Don't get on her, man....   [tags: Education Teaching Papers] 1733 words
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Classroom Observation Report - For the purpose of anonymity I will refer to the teacher that I observed as Mr. Jones. He is a resource teacher at County High School.  The class that I sat in was comprised of students in grade levels 9-11. Mr. Jones began the lesson checking in with the students seeing how they were doing.  (I believe getting a feel for the climate of the class is good way to start.) Next, he discussed what they were going to be working on essentially providing an outline for the class period.  Third, he checked to make sure the students had everything they needed in order to begin task discussed....   [tags: Teacher Observation Report 2014] 507 words
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