Discuss specific ways in which the teacher fulfilled each of the five priorities from Chapter 16
This journal is meant to help you synthesize your learning throughout this first week by applying it to a real-life scenario.
Choose one of the videos from Stories from Preschool Teachers and Classrooms (Links to an external site.) to reflect on (be sure to specify which video you are discussing). Discuss specific ways in which the teacher fulfilled each of the five priorities from Chapter 16 of your course text, and upheld the principles discussed in Figure 1.1 of your text. Do you see any ties to social justice in his/her teaching? If so, what were they? If not, what can he/she do to capture this theme in his/her classroom? If you were supervising this teacher, what might you discuss in their post-observation meeting? Why?
Suggested Assignment Length: One to two double-spaced pages (not including title and reference pages).
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