From First-Year to First-Rate: Principals Guiding Beginning Teachers / Edition 3

From First-Year to First-Rate: Principals Guiding Beginning Teachers / Edition 3

by Barbara L. (Louise) Brock, Marilyn L. Grady
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412916038

ISBN-13: 9781412916035

Pub. Date: 01/09/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book is a guide for administrators on how to implement a year-long induction programme for new teachers. The following methods are provided to: cut teacher attrition rates; improve continuity for students; minimize interruptions to school programmes; and enhance the overall quality of teaching.  See more details below

Overview

This book is a guide for administrators on how to implement a year-long induction programme for new teachers. The following methods are provided to: cut teacher attrition rates; improve continuity for students; minimize interruptions to school programmes; and enhance the overall quality of teaching.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412916035
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/09/2007
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
About the Authors
Introduction1
1Understanding the Beginning Teacher5
2Helping Beginning Teachers Face Problems and Barriers16
3Acclimating the Beginning Teacher28
4Working With Beginning Teachers: The Role of the Principal40
5Starting Orientation Before the School Year Begins51
6Developing a Good Induction Program60
7Building a Teacher-Mentor Support Team70
8Helping Beginning Teachers With Common Problems86
9Measuring Induction Program Success98
10Integrating Induction and Career-Long Development106
References121

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