Janet Downs: Teaching in the modern world – teachers need multiple approaches to improve learning in today’s classrooms and governments should nurture teachers.
Today’s teachers are expected to use a wide range of strategies in the classroom, says the latest OECD report on developing school leaders. OECD found that collaborative leadership which encourages teachers to contribute to decision making may be a more effective route to improving schools than top down leadership from the head alone. Education for the modern world requires more than transmitting knowledge. Teachers should have deep ... read more and comment →
Latest comment by Janet Downs: "paul - thanks for the link. I notice that the article quoted Christine Gilbert, ex-head of Ofsted, who said the level of teacher professionalism was "better than ever". Despite this praise teacher morale has plumetted because of the ......"Comment + Debate