Question: How does student teaching affect new teachers’ performance?
Answer/Quote: “Participants reflected on what they learned from student teaching and how student teaching experiences contributed to their successes and struggles as beginning teachers….” P. 23.
Comment: Every teacher education instructor and cooperating classroom teacher should ask new teacher graduates to answer that question. The student teachers’ answers could improve teacher education. RayS.
Title: “To Follow, Reject, or Flip the Script: Managing Instructional Tension in an Era of High-stakes Accountability.” J Stillman and L Anderson. Language Arts (September 2011), 22-37.