How can teacher accountability have a positive and a negative influence on the classroom environment?
Standards-based education can sometimes put pressure on teachers to be sure they 'measure-up' to the expectations of state standards. How can teacher accountability have a positive and a negative influence on the classroom environment? Respond to classmates' post from a parent perspective
Asked By: greinleesmommy - 12/29/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
While I can't possibly imagine a teacher giving answers to a test (but I'm sure it's happened), a bigger more general problem with teacher accountability is that the teacher naturally places more emphasis on how to pass the test than on the intended curriculum of the course. From a parent's perspective, this means the... More
Answered By: elizabeth_ashley44 - 12/29/2008
Additional Answers (2)
The positive aspect is that it will push teachers to try harder and work with the children that are struggling,the negative aspect is that some teachers will cheat by giving answers on standardized tests.
Answered By: justmelissa2 - 12/29/2008
State power over education is a tricky issue. Historically, local government has exercised control over U.S. schools across the country, including decisions about school standards and classroom learning content... More
Answered By: firstname.lastname@example.org - 12/30/2008
Find job openings in your area. Apply for open job positions today.
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
New job opportunities added daily. Search & apply for DC jobs now.
We need people to fill a number of positions at Home
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.