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6 Types of Teachers

Recruiting, Retaining, and Mentoring the Best, 1st Edition

By Todd Whitaker, Douglas Fiore


174 pages

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This book helps you sharpen your ability to hire better teachers for your school, improve the ones who are already there, and keep your best and brightest on board.

Table of Contents

The Key Word Is Quality

- Who Moved My Teacher?

- Irreplaceable Parts

- Opportunity Costs

Why Teachers Leave

- From the Mouths of Teachers

- Are We Talking about the Great Ones?

Creating, Fostering, and Sustaining Quality

- Building a Quality Culture

- Making Teaching Rewarding

- Keeping the Great Ones Motivated

Adding Quality

- Expanding Our Pool

- Finding and Choosing the Best

- Inducting New Teachers

The Impact of Other Stakeholders

- Supporting Teachers in Parent Interactions

- Nurturing Student-Teacher Relationships

- Purposeful Mentoring

- Teaching: The Noblest Profession

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Leadership
EDUCATION / Teacher & Student Mentoring