Teacher Mentoring and Induction: The State of the Art and Beyond

Teacher Mentoring and Induction: The State of the Art and Beyond

by Hal Portner, Dennis Sparks
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412909805

ISBN-13: 9781412909808

Pub. Date: 01/28/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

In this groundbreaking work, Harry K. Wong, Laura Lipton, Bruce Wellman, and other top names in the field examine how successful mentoring and induction programs are developed and demonstrate how they can be replicated.

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In this groundbreaking work, Harry K. Wong, Laura Lipton, Bruce Wellman, and other top names in the field examine how successful mentoring and induction programs are developed and demonstrate how they can be replicated.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412909808
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
635,622
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Editor
About the Contributors
Introduction
Part I: Developing and Designing Mentoring and Induction Programs
1. Learning From the Past—Building for the Future - Tom Ganser
2. Developing a District's Mentoring Plan: From Vision to Reality - Mark Bower
3. New Teacher Induction: The Foundation for Comprehensive, Coherent, and Sustained Professional Development - Harry K. Wong
4. Launching the Next Generation of Teachers: The New Teacher Center's Model for Quality Induction and Mentoring - Ellen Moir
5. Embedding Induction and Mentoring Into the School's Culture - Hal Portner
6. The Stages of Mentor Development - Jean Casey and Ann Claunch
7. Mentor Teachers as Instructional Coaches - James Rowley
8. Mentoring: A Matter of Time and Timing - Barry Sweeny
9. Cultivating Learning Focused Relationships Between Mentor Pairs - Bruce Wellman and Laura Lipton
Part III: Connecting Mentoring and Induction to Broader Issues
10. Mentoring Promotes Teacher Leadership - Susan Villani
11. Promoting Quality Programs Through State-School Relationships - Janice Hall
12. Applying Ideas From Other Countries - Ted Britton and Lynn Paine
Afterword: The Gift That One Generation Gives the Next - Dennis Sparks
Index

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