team teaching


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team teaching

n.
A method of classroom instruction in which several teachers combine their individual subjects into one course which they teach as a team to a single group of students.

team′-teach′ v.
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team teaching

n
(Education) a system whereby two or more teachers pool their skills, knowledge, etc, to teach combined classes
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Noun1.team teaching - a method of coordinated classroom teaching involving a team of teachers working together with a single group of students
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
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team teaching

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The minister noted that his ministry was currently exploring the possibility of reducing the student/teacher ratio through team teaching, which would allow more than one teacher to teach a particular class at a time.
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Additionally, Reinhiller (1996) notes that co-teaching in the early 1970s was known as team teaching, and it was also known as collaborative teaching, or cooperative teaching.
Schools that opt to teach the course need not hire new staff with specialised qualifications since it calls for team teaching. The plan to introduce the course has, however, got a mixed response from parents.
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Team teaching, in a broad sense, refers to "a model that involves two or more faculty members who collaborate on teaching materials, course activities, and student evaluations" (Zhang & Keim, 1993).