Another view into the Teach For America program — flaws & all-too-rare successes. How can we improve teacher training overall, not just for TFA recent grads?
Daily Kos: Teach For America: BETWEEN A ROCK AND A HARD PLACE
While we are on the subject of training and mentoring, University Ed. programs must get with the program. The ivory tower is often blinded by its own light. They must retool and develop more in-school mentor programs rather than rely on pedagogy classes that, well, for the most part, are less than h…