No Child Left Behind
But Are Teachers?
The idea for standard-based education was to specifically entell what students should be learning. But to also hold somebody accountable. Yes, students should be held accountable but so should their teachers. It is the educators job to present all information in a form that can be understood by all students (2013).
Helpful Ideas in Advancing Teachers' Education
By enforcing teacher to continue their education they will be fully equipped to handle and teach new material that has evolved. Sir Ken Robinson speaks on the lack of creativity in school; if they stay in school that can rebuild the creativity in the students as well as the school.
Invest in Professional Development Days will strengthen the school as a whole; giving teachers the ability to learn on their own and learn from other teachers. Building a stronger foundation can increase understanding within the school
Teacher Creativity Fellowship Program
"TCFP supports lifelong learning among educators by enabling them to perdue dreams and passion..." " Renewal times are not vacatios but opportunities for international exploration and reflection that will result in renewed energy, enthusiasm and creativity in teachers and thereby in classrooms and schools."