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Minority Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategies

1st Edition

By Janet Kearney-Gissendaner

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144 pages

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Description

The tools and resources in this book help school leaders seamlessly incorporate minority teacher recruitment and retention programs into current human-resources activities. With details about exemplary minority teacher recruitment and retention programs, this book also showcases strategies for how to replicate such programs in your own school or district.

Contents include:

  • A Critical Examination of Teacher Shortages: Thoughts on Needed Change
  • Identification of Recruitment Models Focused on Minority Teachers: A Theoretical Concept and Survey
  • Pipeline Programs for Minority Teacher Recruitment
  • Prepare for Action

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgements

  1. A Critical Examination of Teacher Shortages: Thoughts on Needed Change

    A Compelling Unsolved Challenge

    Causes of Teacher Shortages

    Need for Change

    Demands on Minority Teacher Hiring

    More…

  2. Identification of Recruitment Models Focused on Minority Teachers: A Theoretical Concept and Survey

    The Challenge for Practitioners to Devise Successful Minority Teacher Programs

    The AASPA Survey Information on Minority Teacher Programs

    AASPA Survey: Paving the Way to Building Collaborative Programs

    Successful Recruitment Strategies Utilized by Surveyed Districts

    More…

  3. Introduction and Information on Five Exemplary Minority Teacher Recruitment Models

    Five Exemplary Recruitment Models - Background

    Tables of Survey Data from Model Programs

    Introduction to Models

    More…

  4. Pipeline Programs for Minority Teacher Recruitment

    Grow Your Own: Pipeline Programs

    Grow Your Own: Recruitment Strategies

    Example of a District "Grow Your Own" Program

    Ohio Future Educators Association

    More…

  5. Prepare for Action

    Stakeholder Responsibilities

    Action Plan

    Minority/Diverse Teacher Recruitment Model Survey

    Your Challenge

References

Recommended Resources

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDU000000
EDUCATION / General