Reflective Practice for Educators (Paperback)

Professional Development to Improve Student Learning

By Karen F. Osterman, Robert B. Kottkamp

Corwin Publishers, 9780803968011, 240pp.

Publication Date: April 8, 2004

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Description

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In this age of mandated reforms, reflective practice is a truly effective, empowering way to make meaningful, positive changes. "

Written for teachers, administrators, and professional development specialists in schools and universities, this book is an educators guide to reflective practice. The authors explain its potential to create meaningful change in schools and show you how to integrate it effectively into the daily work of schools.

The book: Explains reflective practice as a professional development strategy Offers ideas and practical strategies to facilitate collaborative, data-based inquiry, dialogue Describes reflective practice in action and illustrates its power to create meaningful change in classrooms Shows how reflective practice is an important step in creating professional learning organizations