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In teachers we trust : the Finnish way to world-class schools

Sahlberg, Pasi (author.). Walker, Tim D., (author.).

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"Seven key principles from Finland for building a culture of trust in schools around the world. In the spring of 2018, thousands of teachers across the United States--in states like Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Arizona--walked off their jobs while calling for higher wages and better working conditions. Ultimately, these American educators trumpeted a simple request: treat us like professionals. Teachers in many other countries feel the same way as their US counterparts. In Teachers We Trust presents a compelling vision, offering practical ideas for educators and school leaders wishing to develop teacher-powered education systems. It reveals why teachers in Finland hold high status, and shows what the country's trust- based school system looks like in action. Pasi Sahlberg and Timothy D. Walker suggest seven key principles for building a culture of trust in schools, from offering clinical training for future teachers to encouraging student agency to fostering a collaborative professionalism among educators."
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Hood River County Library 370.12 SAH 2021 (Text) 33892100736959 Adult New Books Book None 06/07/2021 Available -

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  • ISBN: 0393714004
  • ISBN: 9780393714005
  • Physical Description: xxi, 188 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, Independent Publishers Since 1923, [2021]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Building trustland -- Why trust matters -- The lone wolf -- The finnish X-factor -- The trust evolution -- Principles -- Connect theory to practice -- Believe in the practitioners -- Cultivate autonomy -- Collaborate as professionals -- Share the leadership -- Trust the process.
Summary, etc.: "Seven key principles from Finland for building a culture of trust in schools around the world. In the spring of 2018, thousands of teachers across the United States--in states like Oklahoma, Kentucky, and Arizona--walked off their jobs while calling for higher wages and better working conditions. Ultimately, these American educators trumpeted a simple request: treat us like professionals. Teachers in many other countries feel the same way as their US counterparts. In Teachers We Trust presents a compelling vision, offering practical ideas for educators and school leaders wishing to develop teacher-powered education systems. It reveals why teachers in Finland hold high status, and shows what the country's trust- based school system looks like in action. Pasi Sahlberg and Timothy D. Walker suggest seven key principles for building a culture of trust in schools, from offering clinical training for future teachers to encouraging student agency to fostering a collaborative professionalism among educators."
Subject: Educational change United States
Educational change Finland
Teacher-administrator relationships United States
Teacher-administrator relationships Finland
Education Aims and objectives United States
Education Aims and objectives Finland
EDUCATION / Administration / General
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