The first reason I chose teaching was the qualities of a good teacher and the qualities that I personally have match up very closely.A few of the qualities of a good, successful teacher as stated by Chris Lehmann, the founding principal of the Science Leadership Academy in Philadelphia. Lehmann of good teacher would be a passion for teaching, a love for children, a passion for the subject, and a work ethic that does not give up.
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The Future is On Our Shoulders The future of American depends on the children of this nation; to make smart, and responsible, adults we must start at the beginning of their learning experience.
They are able to adjust their teaching strategies to fit both the students and the material, recognizing that different students learn in different ways.
As a teacher, you are a role model who sets the tone for the class.
Keep your students engaged with a positive attitude.
Teaching is most effective when students are motivated by the desire to learn, rather than by grades or degree requirements.The outputs take place in two different forms, quantitative and qualitative. Approaches to evaluating teacher effectiveness: A Research synthesis. Students’ scores on tests and assessments fall into the quantitative category and teacher observations fall under the qualitative category. Washington, DC: National Comprehensive Center for Teacher Quality. If you are able to show enthusiasm and commitment, your students are more likely to reciprocate.Conversely, when you are negative, unprepared, or impatient, these qualities will be reflected in the attitudes of your students.Teacher Effectiveness: Qualities and Skills of an Effective Teacher Teacher effectiveness can be defined differently depending on how it is viewed. Jupp and Education (2009) define effectiveness as “the practical outputs of teachers”. Getting teacher assessment right: What policymakers can learn from research. Learning and teaching are challenging, but that doesn't mean that you can't have fun in the classroom.Stay focused, but don't be afraid to be creative and innovative.I have only stated four out of twelve qualities that Mr. The reason I stated these four is because that all pertain to me, ever since I have been in high school I help teach dance to children in my neighborhood and assisted teaching at my dance school and I loved it. ..children so I can lay the foundation of equality. Guofan Wan, “From the current terrorist activities, racial conflicts and gender differences to schoolyard bullies, most of them arise because of misunderstandings and intolerance of differences and diversities among people” (Wan 140).It is an amazing feeling when you complete a good deed and have the respect of younger people and a few older; I felt this when I taught, and whenever I had to teach a class I would never be filled with dread of a sense of not wanting to go and “waste” my time as my friends put it, on little children no I never saw it that way. Everyone is equality important in my mind, and though I was raised the way I was I have tried to battle myself every single step of the way and it seems to have worked for me. So the problem is clear everyone just assumes people who are different from them are bad, and to make a change we must start when they are young.