Saturday, December 8, 2012

Everyday: Learning is messy...

Teaching like it's 2999: Don't Trust Conference Presenters: The Teacher Beh...: Recently I've noticed something about conference presenters (myself included). We're a bit phony. How so? Well, we jump up in front of poor...

This blog reminds us again of the fluid and interactive nature of teaching and learning. It is also important to remember in light of the new teacher evaluation systems. Teachers, students, principals are all learners.

Learning is messy -- and teaching is too. Not everything works perfectly. If teachers are transparent in their successes and failures, it will help for reflection. But what about evaluation?

Are the new evaluation systems designed for reflection and growth?