Being a Teacher: Section Seven – Making a difference
Being a Teacher: Professional Challenges and Choices. Section Seven | Making a difference. What essential qualities do teachers (and schools) need in order to ‘make a difference'? This section provides a platform for teacher agency and reflective practice.
When you have completed this section, you should be able to:
demonstrate a significantly richer understanding of the term professionalism in relation to teaching;
recognize the value of adopting a reflective approach to your teaching in collaboration with colleagues;
practise systematic reflective practice in your teaching; and
appreciate the significance of agency and the scope that it creates for teachers in education.