Content Knowledge for Teaching and the MET Project — Summary

A teacher has more impact on student learning than any other factor controlled by school systems, but currently, there is no agreement among education stakeholders as to how to identify and measure effective teaching. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launched the Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) project to develop and test multiple measures of teacher effectiveness. This summary highlights the Content Knowledge for Teaching component of the study.

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Author
K-12 Education Team
Type
Summary
Topic
Effective Teaching
Publish Date
2010
Initiative
Measures of Effective Teaching
Grantees
Not Applicable
Format
PDF