News Tag: Teachingworks

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

TeachingWorks receives $6.8 million grant to establish Teacher Preparation Transformation Center

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TeachingWorks has received a $6.8 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to establish a Teacher Preparation Transformation Center, developed by the Gates Foundation, to build effective pathways for the preparation of beginning teachers.

Monday, June 08, 2015

Deborah Loewenberg Ball cited in Education Policy Center blog

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In the InformED blog on the website of the Education Policy Center, American Institutes for Research, Deborah Loewenberg Ball is quoted on teacher preparation. “These are things that we can teach people how to do using videotape, specific feedback, and practicing moves. It is not simple to lead productive discussions with 30 or more students, but it is something that can be taught and learned."

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Experiences in Elementary Math Lab add up for participants

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From July 28 to August 8, the TeachingWorks 2014 Elementary Mathematics Laboratory (EML) provided an education not only for a group of soon-to-be fifth-graders from Ypsilanti Community Schools, but also for SOE students, practicing teachers, SOE faculty, and district and school administrators.

Monday, March 10, 2014

TeachingWorks journal club to meet on March 21

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TeachingWorks journal club to meet on March 21

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