No Teacher Left Behind
In the 21st Century
Just as students need to constantly learn, so should teachers. It should be a requirement that educators attend a yearly seminar to serve as a refresher!
Country Wide Practices?
All educators should be require to have common practices in their classrooms! These practices should include teaching and promoting problem solving and critical thinking skills, as well as social skills.
As most educators are aware, there are already standards that teachers must meet. In order for teachers to be successful, they need to meet certain standards. Students must pass their SOL tests to show they are retaining the information being taught.
Well Prepared for NETS-T?
No, teachers are not well prepared to use the NETS-T standards in their classrooms. However, this can be corrected with yearly seminars that represent these standards!