visiting teacher


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visiting teacher

n.
A teacher in a public school system who visits and instructs sick or disabled children in their homes.
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Since the intent was to see what children thought and understood about flotation and sinking, the two lessons were planned and presented by the visiting teacher with an emphasis on the children's thinking.
ACT's Visiting Teacher Program seeks four eligible teachers from middle school, junior high or high school in the areas of science, mathematics, social studies and language arts.
Atanassova, was in the fourth grade and a visiting teacher from America taught her class for two months and finally made learning fun.
There, as a visiting teacher to a riven country, the once-impressionable Geoff saw his incomprehension give way to a slow-burning awareness of a sexism and violence from which no race or tribe--or; indeed, individual--could possibly emerge guilt-free.
The visiting teacher observes a master teacher and then applies the master teacher's ideas and strategies to his or her classroom.
Teachings: Four of the nunneries have resident teacher or a visiting teacher, who in most cases has arrived quite recently.
Dawson, when in Hartford, initiated visiting teacher work as the "director of the Psychological Laboratory" (p.
In the same issue of America a visiting teacher at Notre Dame University, Paul Wilkes, makes it seem that Ex Corde Ecclesiae is unnecessary because, according to him, Notre Dame is permeated by Catholicism, most students attend Mass on Sunday, they live in a Catholic atmosphere, and the template for their education is a Catholic template.
For example, one day when I was demonstrating my program to a visiting teacher, I noticed that a young boy was angry at a classmate.
The so-called "5 of 8" rule in Ohio, which was created in 1983, stated that districts had to fill five of the following eight positions for every 1,000 students: art, music and physical education teachers, school nurse, guidance counselor, librarian, social worker and visiting teacher.
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