Reading Response Nine

This week there were three required readings: Exploring Teacher Identity: A Yearlong Recount of Growing from Student to Teacher; Promoting an Activist Teacher Identity; Understanding Canadian Schools, An Introduction to Educational Administration. There were many things within the articles that stuck out to me, and they were things I never realized. After reading it, however, it …

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Reading Response Eight

For this week, we read The Many Faces of Leadership--Educational Leadership and Teachers, Administers, and Schools. In the latter reading, it mentions teacher salaries. One thing that stuck out to me was that teachers who work in remote communities may be paid more than teachers who work in cities. Not only that, but teachers who spent more time in …

Reading Response Seven: Politics in the Classroom and Funding

There were three resources that we looked at this week. In one of the readings, it mentioned how making the classroom "too political" can be damaging to students and can cross the line. There were many instances of teachers trying to incorporate political lessons into the classroom that really shocked me. While teaching students about …