Recruiting and Training Successful Substitute Teachers: Participant's Notebook

Recruiting and Training Successful Substitute Teachers: Participant's Notebook

by James B Rowley, Patricia M. Hart

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803967755
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 08/06/1998
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

James B. Rowley is the James Leary Professor in the School of Education and Allied Professions at the University of Dayton and the executive director of the Institute for Technology-Enhanced Learning.

Over the past 20 years, he has focused his scholarship on the training and support of mentors and beginning teachers and has served as an entry-year program consultant and mentor teacher trainer for over 100 school districts. He is also the co-creator of other multimedia training programs, including Recruiting and Training Successful Substitute Teachers (1998), Becoming a Star Urban Teacher (1995), and Mentoring the New Teacher (1994).

In addition to the multimedia publications listed above, Rowley is the author of numerous articles, book chapters, and monographs. He is the author of the Corwin Press book Becoming a High-Performance Mentor: A Guide to Reflection and Action (2006). Rowley has delivered over 200 presentations at professional conferences and has led training programs throughout the United States. In 1993 and 995, he was the recipient of the National Association of Teacher Educator’s annual award for Distinguished Research in Teacher Education. In 1985, he was selected as a national semi-finalist in the NASA’s Teacher in Space program and competed for the chance to be the first private citizen in space. He earned his doctorate in educational policy and leadership from The Ohio State University.

Table of Contents

Substitute Teaching
Hopes and Concerns
What Do You Know?
Reflections
First Impressions Last
Bringing Your Self to School
When Johnny Won't Sit Down
Managing Student Behavior
Just What the Teacher Ordered
Discovering the Teacher Within
Something from Nothing
Getting in Flow
Let's Go Home
Substitute Teacher as Professional Person
Final Reflections

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