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Title A better beginning : supporting and mentoring new teachers / edited by Marge Scherer.

Imprint Alexandria, Va. : Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, c1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  371.1 B466    ---  Available
Description x, 244 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "ASCD stock no. 199236"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents New teacher's world : not your grandmother's classroom / Marge Scherer -- Beyond support : taking new teachers seriously as learners / Sharon Feiman-Nemser ... [et al.] -- Easing the way for new teachers / Joan Montgomery Halford -- Stages of a teacher's first year / Ellen Moir -- Induction : the first five days / Sandra Martin and Kathryn Robbins -- First things first : how to set up an induction program / Annette Breaux -- Elements of a supportive induction program / Aileen Heidkamp with Janet Shapiro -- Creating conditions for teacher success / Barb Knudsen and Sue Zapf -- Mentors matter / Mary Brooks -- Mentoring the mentors / Anne Coppenhaver and Laurel Schaper -- Baltimore takes mentoring to the next level / Tom Ganser, Mary Jacqe Marchione, and Arlene K. Fleischmann -- "I am so excited!" : mentoring the student teacher / Anna K. Schriever -- How to help a new teacher by being a buddy / Annette Ehrlich Lakein -- Get on the team : an alternative mentoring model / Randall L. Turk -- Combining mentoring and assessment in California / Bob Schultz -- Support program with heart : the Santa Cruz project / Ellen Moir, Janet Gless, and Wendy Baron -- How can new teachers become the best? / Ann L. Wood -- Developing a common language and spirit / John G. Conyers, Bob Ewy, and Linda Vass -- Every classroom, every day : a professional development plan / Barbara Moore.
Encouraging innovation in an age of reform / Jeffrey Frykholm and Margaret R. Meyer -- Linguistic coaching : helping beginning teachers defeat discouragement / Paul Caccia -- Videoconference connection / Ted Scott Henson and Kay Slattery Shapiro -- Resurrecting hope : knowing the facts, imagining the future / Anna Ershler Richert -- Preparing to teach in holistic classrooms / Kristin Guest and Jeffrey Anderson -- Keeping good teachers : lessons from novices / Catherine M. Brighton -- What teachers like (and don't like) about mandated induction programs / Rob Danin and Margaret A. Bacon -- Best lessons : learning to teach in a supportive context / Debra M. Sullivan -- Helping new teachers keep the light in their eyes / Beth Hurst and Ginny Reding -- Ask not what your school can do for you, but what you can do for you / Lisa Renard.
Subject First year teachers.
Mentoring in education.
Added Author Scherer, Marge, 1945-
ISBN 0871203553 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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