Teach for Australia expects to expand reach

05/27/2011 | WA Today (Australia)

Western Australia is expected to hire between 25 and 30 educators from the Teach for Australia programme in the next school year. Participants receive six weeks of training before entering the classroom. Supporters say the initiative will help recruit top teachers for schools that are hard to staff. Critics, however, including the teachers union, says the programme could harm disadvantaged students and undermine existing teachers.

View Full Article in:

WA Today (Australia)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy
TNTP
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)
Rowland Reading Foundation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Wiesbaden
School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program
School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Research Scientist
NWEA
Portland, OR