Top 20 Teachers: The Revolution in American Education offers a new way for teachers to see themselves in the 21st century. It provides immediately applicable concepts and practical tools that empower teachers to create a school culture that is safe, improves student learning, and enhances job satisfaction.
Teaching is a Terribly Important Profession
Who we are as teachers and what we do make a difference, a terribly important difference, in the lives of students and the future of our nation. Consequently, we need to be aware of what is going on in our students and in ourselves. Top 20 Teachers’ celebrates the power teachers have to develop the potential in students.
This book offers a new way for teachers to see themselves in the 21st century. It provides immediately applicable concepts and practical tools that empower them to create a school culture that is safe, improves student learning, and enhances their own job satifaction.
AMERICA’S YOUTH NEED TOP 20 TEACHERS WHO:
- Know How to See Things Differently
- Live Above the Line
- Create a Positive Culture
- Communicate Empowering Messages
- Create Connections and Listen to Understand
- Help Students Move Outside Their Comfort Zone
- Answer the Relevancy Question: “What’s in It for Me?”
- Keep Stupid in the Box
- Stop the Spread of Negativity
- Resolve Conflicts Effectively
- Practice Kaizen
What People Are Saying About Top 20 Teachers:
“I will not only use this information in my classroom but in my personal life. This is valuable for all seasons…a must for all teachers”
“This book and the Top 20 concepts help students succeed in school and every day life. It has helped me as a teacher better connect with students.“
“I need teachers to believe in me, especially on those days when I don’t believe in myself.”
“Top 20 principles allow us, not only to develop better athletes, but ultimately to build better character and a better team. Our young athletes recognize how their own Star Qualities feed into a larger common goal.”