Participated in a Educator Effectiveness calibration training.
This experience allowed me to continue to practice observing and document teaching practices. I gained a better understanding of what teaching practices to look for and how to identify the component the various observations align with. I will still need more training and practice in order to be efficient at evaluation teachers. As an administrator, I need to have a clear understanding of the Danielson Framework and proficient teaching practices.
Attended the PLC Guiding Coalition meeting and discussed the next steps in developing power standards.
One conversation we had at the meeting focus around regaining energy, “putting wind back in the sails”,…
Throughout this course, this writer has been challenged to practice counseling skills on either herself or volunteers to get use to the practice and implementing various techniques. This writer has gained additional awareness into what the counseling relationship looks like as well as how to challenge the client, problem solve, collect and reframe the story, identify possibilities, set goals, implement a plan, and ultimately lead the client to termination and maintenance. This…
on the big picture. Thus began the upward turn in my activity. I reflected on what happened, and realized I wasn’t going to be prefect my first time trying something new. I realized learning something takes time and practice. At this point the fourth stage began, working through. I was determined to not give up on learning something new. I was committed in my learning to try an accomplish todays lesson. With that thought in mind came the last stage, acceptance. I accepted that I was going to do…
later on (Green, 2006/2007). It may be difficult for food handlers to grasp the concepts surrounding food safety and explaining the “Why” is vital to ensuring that safe food handling policies are followed. Proper training should include good personal hygiene, monitoring time and temperature of sensitive foods, preventing cross-contamination, and cleaning and sanitizing (National Restaurant Association, 2014).
There are several training methods available to managers. They include on-the-job…
grammar is taught and interpreted based on the teaching. There are many approaches that teachers can take in order to teaching grammar and making sure that the subject is being learned and applied the best way possible. While some approaches work out amazingly, there are other approaches that do not work out as well as others. While looking up many articles, I have discovered all of the different approaches that have been taken towards teaching grammar and the outcomes that they have had.…
There is a vast body of knowledge related to teaching and learning. Not only is it important for educators to be aware of this theoretical work, but they must be able to integrate this knowledge in a way where they can translate it into practice. Educators must use a variety of teaching methods and strategies to meet the needs of learners. This paper will provide a guide for a new educator to facilitate a tracheostomy care in-service to nurses, using a multimodal approach.
and advice. The interview contained ten initial questions, with four additional inquiries as follow-up to responses, representing the 4-year Kindergarten grade level, and utilizing ten years of teaching experience.
Koplin reports a variance regarding the standard starting salary, ranging from $27,000 to $32,000, primarily dependent on the employing school district and person’s level of education. Also, she asserted the importance of understanding when entering the field that it isn’t a Monday…
Motivation Questions for Nipissing-Sponsored Leadership Experiences
Question 1: Given your personal, academic and career goals, outline three main reasons why you are applying for this opportunity.
On of the main reasons that I am applying for this opportunity stems from my desire to return to Africa. Two years ago I took part in a volunteer trip to South Africa that profoundly changed my life. I had the chance to work in an elementary school assisting in the construction of new buildings and…
When it comes to teaching methods, is it fair to say that one is better than another? Not all teaching methods and strategies are the same, and great consideration should be taken when deciding which teaching strategy to pursue in a classroom. Universal preventive intervention is a strategy that have been proven through various studies and research to be highly effective. This strategy not only greatly impacts the students’ academic careers, but also reaches many personal aspects of the…
The following is a brief overview of the current recruitment and selection methods used by the Southwood School.
Campus Recruiting/educational Institutions
• Can hire people to grow with the organization
• Plentiful sources of talent
• Time consuming
• Only appropriate for certain types of experience levels
• Only posted once in a newspaper publication which limited the amount of candidates applying for the position
• Not provided online or…