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Darling-Hammond, Linda 1951-

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Preparing teachers for a changing world : what teachers should learn and be able to do by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

24 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Based on rapid advances in what is known about how people learn and how to teach effectively, this book examines the core concepts and central pedagogies that should be at the heart of any teacher education program. Stemming from the results of a commission sponsored by the National Academy of Education, Preparing Teachers for a Changing World recommends the creation of an informed teacher education curriculum with the common elements that represent state-of-the-art standards for the profession." "Written for teacher educators in both traditional and alternative programs, university and school system leaders, teachers, staff development professionals, researchers, and educational policymakers, the book addresses the key foundational knowledge for teaching and discusses how to implement that knowledge within the classroom."--Jacket
The flat world and education : how America's commitment to equity will determine our future by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Argues that the education system in America needs to make drastic changes in order to build a system of high-achieving and equitable schools that protects every child's right to learn
The right to learn : a blueprint for creating schools that work by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this important book, one of the nation's most respected educators, Linda Darling-Hammond, describes learner-centered schools that work for students in all kinds of communities and outlines the policies and practices that are needed to create these schools on a systemwide basis. Using in-depth interviews with dozens of teachers and studies of many successful schools, Darling-Hammond shows that good schools best serve learners by allowing good teaching to flourish
With the whole child in mind : insights from the Comer school development program by Linda Darling-Hammond( )

4 editions published between 2018 and 2019 in English and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book describes the Comer's School Development Program (SDP) six developmental pathways (cognitive, social, psychological, physical, linguistic, and ethical) and explains how the program's nine key components (in the form of mechanisms, operations, and guiding principles) create a comprehensive approach to educating children for successful outcomes
Preparing principals for a changing world : lessons from effective school leadership programs by Linda Darling-Hammond( )

19 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Identity safe classrooms : places to belong and learn by Dorothy M Steele( )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every child valued and empowered to learn-this book shows you how! This book focuses on strategies that positively affect student learning and attachment to schooling, in spite of social inequalities. Research shows that students in identity safe classrooms learn better and like school more than peers in other classrooms. In identity safe classrooms, teachers strive to ensure that students: Feel their identity is an asset rather than a barrier to success Experience diversity as a resource for learning Form positiverelationships with fellow students and their teacher Learn in an e
Beyond the bubble test : how performance assessments support 21st century learning by Linda Darling-Hammond( )

15 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educators are unhappy with the current assessments and their focus on low-level skills like recalling and restating facts rather than higher-order skills such as problem-solving and analyzing and synthesizing information. This book examines performance assessment as an alternative to the current high stakes standardized testing system in theUnites States. A must-have resource for those interested in the current research of performance assessment in the 21st century, this book will help educators accurately assess the benefits and possibilities for adopting performance assessments nationally
Professional development schools : schools for developing a profession by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"PDSs aim to provide new models of teacher education and development by serving as exemplars of practice, builders of knowledge, and vechicles for communicating professional knowledge among teacher educators, novices, and veteran teachers ... Extending beyond the analogue of the teaching hospital that supports medical internships and clinical research, the PDS intends not only to support the learning of individual faculty members, it also aims to redesign university programs for the preparation of educators and to transform the teaching profession." (Chapter 1)
Authentic assessment in action : studies of schools and students at work by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in English and held by 882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Authentic Assessment in Action: Studies of Schools and Students at Work examines, through case studies of elementary and secondary schools, how five schools have developed "authentic," performance-based assessments of students' learning, and how this work has interacted with and influenced the teaching and learning experiences students encounter in school. This important and timely book reveals the changing dynamics of classroom life as it moves from more traditional pedagogy to one that asks students to master intellectual and practical skills that are eminently transferable to "real-life" social settings and workplaces. This book will be important reading for practitioners, professors, and researchers of curriculum and instruction and educational policy and will serve as a supplementary text in pre- and in-service courses in elementary and secondary curriculum development, curriculum and teaching, school organizations, educational leadership, educational policy and implementation
The New handbook of teacher evaluation : assessing elementary and secondary school teachers by Jason Millman( Book )

35 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 25 chapters in this handbook examine evaluation purposes, processes, and methods, and discuss how they shape the implementation and outcomes of evaluation. Following an introduction in chapter 1, the nine chapters in Part I consider the purposes of evaluation. Chapters 3, 4, and 5 are concerned with the evaluation processes that determine selection into teaching: preservice evaluation, licensure, and certification. Chapters 6, 7, and 8 focus on how evaluation may support the development of greater teaching competencies for beginning and veteran teachers. Chapters 9 and 10 consider school accountability and school improvement. Part II examines the various methods used to evaluate teachers, along with their strengths and limitations as applied to the many purposes of evaluation. Chapters 11 and 12 deal with two methods for evaluating inservice teachers: classroom observations and ratings of classroom performance, while chapter 13 deals with teacher self-assessment. Chapters 14 and 15 deal with less widely used methods, the use of student test scores and the use of teacher portfolios. Chapters 16 through 18 address the use of formal tests to evaluate teachers for licensure or certification, and chapter 19 discusses combining evaluation data from multiple sources for decision making. In Part III, some of the system-wide concerns that developers and users of evaluation plans must confront are discussed. Chapters explore legal, ethical, administrative, and economic aspects of teacher evaluation, and ways to improve and support teacher evaluation. The use of personnel standards to improve teacher evaluation is also discussed. Each chapter contains references. (Contains six figures and four tables.) (SLD)
Next generation assessment : moving beyond the bubble test to support 21st century learning by Linda Darling-Hammond( )

12 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Next Generation Assessment examines performance assessment as an alternative to the current high-stakes standardized testing system. This important resource provides a thorough analysis of the prospects and challenges of sustaining performance assessments on a large scale. Linda Darling-Hammond, with a team of leading scholars, describes the history and current uses of performance assessments in the United States and abroad and summarizes the latest findings in the field. The experts determine that large-scale testing in the United States may be dramatically improved by the thoughtful incorporation of well-constructed performance assessments that can represent higher-order, cognitively demanding standards. This summary volume to Beyond the Bubble Test is designed for the busy practitioner--and all who are interested in how schools can successfully supplement traditional tests with something that works better. Next Generation Assessment offers an accurate evaluation of the benefits and possibilities for adopting better performance assessments nationally. PRAISE FOR NEXT GENERATION ASSESSMENT"Pointing to current policies and practice, this book is an excellent guide directing educators on how to transition to an assessment system that genuinely shapes, informs, and improves learning for all students and teachers."--Governor Bob Wise, president, Alliance for Excellent Education; author of Raising the Grade"This book helps us to think strategically about accountability and assessment in our public schools and to understand how performance-based approaches--instead of rote memorization--can allow schools to support both deeper learning and higher standards."--Randi Weingarten, president, American Federation of Teachers"--
Empowered educators : how high-performing systems shape teaching quality around the world by Linda Darling-Hammond( )

16 editions published in 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three teachers huddle around a laptop in the school library at Kranji secondary school in Singapore. Rosmiliah, a senior teacher, and her two colleagues are engaged in an intense discussion of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and how to incorporate them into their teaching of geography. The trio constitutes just one of many teacher groups working on year-long projects to create new and innovative learning resources. This rich learning environment for teachers is not the work of a single innovative school or principal: Kranji is much like any other neighborhood school in Singapore. The opportunities for teachers to collaborate and engage in professional learning are embedded systemically in Singapore's education policy. While Singapore is well-known internationally for its strong investment and thoughtful designs for education, it is not alone. A growing body of research has found that high-performing countries have in common a set of strategies for developing, supporting, and sustaining the ongoing learning and development of their teachers and school leaders. These countries not only train individual educators well, they deliberately organize the sharing of expertise among teachers and administrators within and across schools, so that the system as a whole becomes ever more effective. And they not only cultivate innovative practices, they incorporate them into the system as a whole, rather than leaving them as exceptions at the margins. This book describes how this seemingly magical work is done: how a number of high-performing educational systems create a coherent set of policies designed to ensure quality teaching in all communities- and how the results of these policies are manifested in practice. Across three continents and five countries, EMPOWERED EDUCATORS examines seven jurisdictions that have worked to develop comprehensive teaching policy systems: Singapore and Finland, the states of New South Wales and Victoria in Australia, the provinces of Alberta and Ontario in Canada, and the province of Shanghai in China. Linda Darling-Hammond and a team of esteemed scholars offer lessons learned in a number of areas that shape the teaching force and the work of teachers: recruitment, teacher preparation, induction and mentoring, professional learning, teacher feedback and appraisal, and career and leadership development."--
Teaching as the learning profession : handbook of policy and practice by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Teaching as the Learning Profession, a commission of leading thinkers and researchers in education delivers an in-depth overview of the issues and challenges facing the profession today." "Teaching as the Learning Profession includes case studies of innovative approaches to school improvement, principles for better staff development, proposals for the reform of unions. It offers conceptual as well as practical advice on recruitment, licensing, redefining the teaching career, enhancing diversity, developing leadership, and expanding such innovations as networks and other sustained forms of teacher-to-teacher learning."--Jacket
Powerful teacher education : lessons from exemplary programs by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Powerful Teacher Education offers a clear picture of what good teacher education looks like in practice, what those who have experienced it can do, and what it takes to provide quality preparation within and across universities and schools. This book is a valuable tool for educators involved in the daunting task of making teacher education a vital part of the educational system."--Jacket
Learning to teach for social justice( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, a group of student teachers share their candid questions, concerns, dilemmas, and lessons learned about how to teach for social justice and social change. This text provides powerful examples of how they integrated diversity within a teacher education program--an excellent model for educators who are seeking ways to transform their teacher education programs to better prepare teachers to work effectively in multicultural classrooms
A good teacher in every classroom : preparing the highly qualified teachers our children deserve by Joan Baratz-Snowden( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What kind of experiences do children need in order to grow and learn? What kind of knowledge do teachers need in order to facilitate these experiences for children? And what kind of experiences do teachers need to develop this knowledge? A good teacher in every classroom addresses these questions by examining the core concepts and central pedagogies that should be at the heart of any teacher education program and recommends the policy changes needed to ensure that all teachers gain access to this knowledge. This book is the result of a blue-ribbon commission sponsored by the National Academy of Education
Powerful learning : what we know about teaching for understanding by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nation's leading education experts present the best teaching strategies for powerful learning Teaching: what works, what doesn't, and why? Within the fields of reading, math, and science, bestselling author Linda Darling-Hammond and colleagues describe, in clear and practical terms, the best teaching methods for K-12 student understanding. Rich classroom stories show that students designing and working together on engaging projects are challenged to do more than just memorize facts. This invaluable resource offers innovative strategies to support student learning. Linda Darling-Hammond (Stanford, CA) is the Charles E. Ducommun Professor of Education at Stanford University. The George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF) is a nonprofit foundation that gathers and disseminates information on K-12 teaching and learning in the Digital Age
High quality teaching and learning : changing policies and practices by Ann Lieberman( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teachers are the most important single element of the education system but what does it take to create high quality teachers in today's world? Around the world, countries are struggling to understand how to change their schools to meet global demands. International comparisons have shown that schools in Finland lead the league tables, but why is this, what new policies and practices in teacher education have they developed and how do they support the changes? A number of European and Asian countries also top the list when it comes to providing high quality teacher education, but there is littl
Excellence in teacher education : helping teachers develop learner-centered schools by Linda Darling-Hammond( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This monograph examines issues that will shape teacher education programs in the future. Following a foreword by Robert M. McClure, the monograph is organized into three chapters. The first, "Perestroika and Professionalism: The Case for Restructuring Teacher Preparation" (Linda Darling-Hammond), focuses on changes wrought by school restructuring, I.E., the creation of learner-centered schools, and implications for changes in the teacher's role and consequently for teacher education. The second, "Learning from the 'New' Schools: Lessons for Teacher Education" (Gary A. Griffin), discusses school-level issues in restructuring, rethinking, and re-enacting teacher education. The final chapter, "The Case for Restructuring Teacher Preparation" (Arthur E. Wise), espouses seven propositions to promote education reform: (1) intensive teacher education; (2) rigorous teacher certification and licensing standards; (3) increased teacher involvement in decision-making processes that affect how they teach; (4) teacher unions with a better balance between inherent responsibilities to protect members and long-term responsibility for advancing the profession; (5) teacher professionalism that demands an accountability system; (6) improved teachers' salaries and working conditions; and (7) more attention to the less fortunate of teachers' clientele. (Ll)
The learning classroom. theory into practice( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses how schools can organize for powerful learning through a coherent, connected approach to teaching and learning that is reinforced and supported by structural features. This session features the staff and students of two schools: a public school in Michigan serving grades three through eight and a first-year charter school in California. Host Linda Darling-Hammond provides expert commentary
 
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Preparing teachers for a changing world : what teachers should learn and be able to do
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The flat world and education : how America's commitment to equity will determine our futureThe right to learn : a blueprint for creating schools that workWith the whole child in mind : insights from the Comer school development programPreparing principals for a changing world : lessons from effective school leadership programsIdentity safe classrooms : places to belong and learnBeyond the bubble test : how performance assessments support 21st century learningProfessional development schools : schools for developing a professionAuthentic assessment in action : studies of schools and students at work
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Darling-Hammond, Linda

Hammond, Linda Darling-.

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Linda Darling-Hammond académica estadounidense

Linda Darling-Hammond acadèmica estatunidenca

Linda Darling-Hammond académica estauxunidense

Linda Darling-Hammond accademica statunitense

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Linda Darling-Hammond universitaire américaine

המונד, לינדה, דרלינג-, 1951-

לינדה דרלינג-האמונד

ليندا دارلينج هاموند

달링-하몬드, 린다 1951-

달링-해먼드, 린다 1951-

ダーリング-ハモンド, L.

ダーリング-ハモンド, リンダ

ダーリングーハモンド, リンダ 1951-

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