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Document Number: 4264

The Cost of Effective Teachers: Making the Case to Policymakers MS Word - Trying to determine the costs to prepare, develop and retain effective teachers is an extremely complex undertaking. We have an opportunity to get strong support for improving the quality of teaching in hard-to-staff schools, but teacher preparation and development are of secondary import in that effort. We have to be willing to be much more creative in our thinking about what we mean by teacher preparation, about who delivers it, and about how they deliver it if we want to make any real progress in assessing what it needs to cost. (Michael Allen, ECS, February 2003)...
Author: Michael Allen
Publication: ECS
Publisher: ECS

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