Author Darling-Hammond, Linda, 1951-
Title Powerful teacher education : lessons from exemplary programs / Linda Darling-Hammond ; in collaboration with Letitia Fickel ... [et al.]
Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, c2006
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  LB1715 .D343 2006    AVAILABLE    30520020660891
Edition 1st ed
Descript xvi, 419 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series The Jossey-Bass education series
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-398) and indexes
1: Creating powerful teacher education -- Why teacher education is important--and difficult -- Addressing the dilemmas of teacher education: evidence of success -- 2: Conceptualizing knowledge, skills, and practice -- Conceptualizing the knowledge base for teaching -- Developing and assessing teaching: constructing performances of understanding -- Constructing the clinical experience: the glue for powerful preparation -- 3: Bringing it all together -- The double helix of teaching: managing the dialectic between students and subjects -- Educating for equity -- Preparing teachers to reach all students -- 4: Issues of context and change -- Transforming teacher education: institutional challenges -- Developing professional policy
Subject Teachers -- Training of -- United States