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Teacher"s evaluations of the sustainability of Opportunity To Learn (OTL) assessment strategies

Teacher"s evaluations of the sustainability of Opportunity To Learn (OTL) assessment strategies

a national survey of classroom teachers in large urban school districts

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teacher-student relationships.,
  • Learning strategies.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNational survey of classroom teachers in large urban school districts, Assessing Opportunity To Learn (OTL) in urban schools
    StatementFloraline I. Stevens, Laura Whiltz, and Mona Bailey.
    ContributionsWiltz, Laura., Bailey, Mona., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.), United States. Office of Educational Research and Improvement.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17132850M

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Teacher"s evaluations of the sustainability of Opportunity To Learn (OTL) assessment strategies Download PDF EPUB FB2

At Teachers evaluations of the sustainability of Opportunity To Learn book, there is a lack of information about how teacher-friendly or sustainable opportunity to learn (OTL) assessment strategies are when used in classrooms. This paper describes the results of a national survey of classroom teachers who teach in large urban school districts, districts that are members of the Council of Great City by: 6.

Get this from a library. Teacher's evaluations of the sustainability of Opportunity To Learn (OTL) assessment strategies: a national survey of classroom teachers in large urban school districts. [Floraline I Stevens; Laura Wiltz; Mona Bailey; Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)] -- At present, there is a lack of information about how teacher-friendly or sustainable opportunity.

Chapters explore factors including curriculum design, values and assessment in teacher education, and consider how each and every learner can be guaranteed an understanding of their role in promoting a just and sustainable global society.

This book will be of great interest to academics, researchers, school leaders, practitioners, policy makers. of economic opportunity.

Another vehicle for the values inherent in the sustainability paradigm is the Earth Charter, a declaration of fundamental ethical principles for building a fair, sustainable, and peaceful global society. Sustainable Development Topics Sustainable development includes a number of topics.

‘The informal learning opportunities that these initiatives created are profoundly important aspects of non-formal lifelong learning’ (ibid). The lifelong learner for sustainability needs to be part of a learning community and ‘an active and creative explorer of the world; a reflexive agent; a self-actualising agent and an integrator.

In the context of the Internet for education, informatized teaching has become the most basic and critical ability of teachers. The application of advanced information technology in education means that the improvement in teaching ability requires instructors to better utilize teaching and learning opportunities.

Project-based learning is an inquiry-based learning method that embodies learning. Teacher education courses can provide opportunities for supporting pre-service educators to become sustainability literate teachers (Nolet, ).

Given its complexity, only multiple EfS experiences across a teacher preparation programs’ courses can achieve the goal of preparing educators to teach from sustainability paradigms.

Sustainability in Teaching: An Evaluation of University Teachers and Students Article (PDF Available) in Sustainability 10(2) February with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'. Sustainable education is currently booming in the teaching and learning processes, although it is not without complexity, due to its various dimensions and the evolution it has undergone to date.

The objective of this research is to establish a mapping and scientific evolution of the term “sustainability” in education in the Web of Science. ASCD Customer Service. Phone Monday through Friday a.m p.m. ASCD () Address North Beauregard St. Alexandria, VA A collection of primary teaching resources to use when learning about sustainability.

Resources include posters, worksheets, comprehension pieces and lesson plans. Use the posters as a reminder to your students about how they can implement sustainable practices in the classroom and at home. This includes information on composting, as well as how to reduce.

Active learning opportunities for teachers. These activities can include readings, role-play, open-ended discussions, live modeling, and classroom visits.

While many forms of active learning help teachers decipher concepts, theories, and research-based practices in teaching, modeling the new practice has been shown to help teachers understand.

evaluation; and the place of teachers in educational reform. We refer to aspects of these larger issues, but their greater exploration was beyond the scope of this study. We strongly encourage additional research and documentation of these processes, which will strengthen strategies to improve the quality of teachers’ and children’s learning.

Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable Future is a UNESCO program for the United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development. It provides professional development for student teachers, teachers, curriculum developers, education policy makers, and authors of educational materials.

Read books about the earth. Books are great for young kids to begin to learn about the earth. Make your own paper. Kids can use recycled paper scraps to make new paper. Make a compost bottle.

Here is a great hands-on activity to help kids see the process of compostable material breaking down in the soil. are the learners.

Thus, for sustainable learning and teaching, teachers carry out needs assessment, organise the needs to help determine content, conduct workshops to prepare for delivery, monitor activities and evaluate the outcomes (Mukuria & Obiakor, ). The success of teaching and learning for sustainable development would.

Every school should have a whole-school approach to learning for sustainability that is robust, demonstrable, evaluated and supported by leadership at all levels. All school buildings, grounds and policies should support learning for sustainability. A strategic national approach to supporting learning for sustainability should be established.

The book provides a range of educational approaches and examples of activities to support teachers in addressing national requirements for teaching the major primary curriculum learning areas, while simultaneously educating for sustainability.

practice (according to teacher evaluations) and student learning (according to state assessments) saw little change.

The study found that teacher evaluations stayed the same, or declined in the span of years, while more than $18, of PD money per teacher was spent in these districts. In spite. This lends itself to teachers having student-centered learning in their classroom.

Administrators must model and guide the practices they want to see. The way administrators see and handle evaluation says a lot to teachers. It is important in a culture of growth that the administration models and frames evaluation as an instrument or tool to.

See also the new book, Cooperative Learning in Higher Education: Across the Disciplines (), edited by Barbara Millis and published by the National Teaching and Learning Forum.

Place-Based and Project-Based Learning. Teaching towards sustainability lends itself to place-based and project-based approaches to pedagogy.Critical thinking, refection, evaluation and positive values; Optimism, hope and resilience; Connection to nature; Opportunity to act in ways that contribute to a prosperous, sustainable and socially just society; With the transition to the Australian Curriculum, schools are required to teacher sustainability as a cross-curriculum priority.InDCPS reinvented its teacher evaluation process into a rigorous, multiple measure system that gives all school-based employees clear and actionable feedback.

Designed with input from teachers and administrators, this research-based approach to evaluation created a strong performance-based culture across the district.