At University of Arizona's Eller College of Business, initial faculty prep can vary from two hours to 12 weeks, without a guarantee of being hired to teach
Although Cassey sought a different way to teach
mathematics, she still held instead of help traditional beliefs about teaching.
It takes a different kind of personality to teach
How one is to teach
these five "essential acts;' much less determine whether a teacher has satisfactorily mastered them, are questions that Grant and Murray never address.
BRYANT: Because I teach
accounting information systems (a blend of accounting and computers), one of my biggest challenges is staying current in my field.
He watched each of us teach
, offered support and criticism, and occasionally presented a lesson of his own as a model.
Many policies inadvertently stereotype or dehumanize and reduce teachers into technicians, so we need to pause and reflect on who a teacher really is, and how one ought to teach
given the increasing mandates that tell teachers who they are and what their work should be about.
Additionally, the hours of teacher education courses may not have been sufficient to overcome the influence of the years the student teachers had spent observing their own pre-college and college instrumental teachers and conductors teach
with apparently no lesson preparation.
Pearl Lang, famous Graham dancer and choreographer, said, "I teach
a lot of teachers.
effectively a teacher must master the subject matter.
In the meantime, with hundreds of school boards in the state, there could be hundreds of different decisions about how to teach
And, significantly, professors who teach
the least make the most money.