Ch 10: MTLE Reading Teacher: The Reading Professional

About This Chapter

This chapter helps you get ready for questions related to the reading professional on the MTLE Reading Teacher assessment. Make sure you understand reflective teaching, the benefits of collaboration and more by reviewing short lessons.

MTLE Reading Teacher: The Reading Professional - Chapter Summary

As you prepare to take the MTLE Reaching Teacher assessment, it's important to boost your knowledge of all exam topics to increase your ability to pass. This chapter covers the reading professional to ensure you're prepared to do the following on exam day:

  • Share teacher professional development tips and ideas for the mentoring of new teachers
  • Provide team-teaching strategies and models, and explain the benefits of co-teaching
  • Define reflective questions and reflective teaching, and explain what it means to be a facilitator of learning
  • Describe the importance of reading and writing for personal growth
  • Explain the benefits of collaborating in the workplace and in the classroom
  • Discuss professional development goals for teachers

Make it easy to study for the exam by using the resources in this chapter. Expert instructors have created entertaining video lessons that ascertain whether you fully understand what it means to be a reading professional. You can review the lessons in any sequence you choose, and revisit the lessons as often as you like. When the time is right, test your comprehension of the lessons with short self-assessment quizzes and a chapter exam.

11 Lessons in Chapter 10: MTLE Reading Teacher: The Reading Professional
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Teacher Professional Development Ideas

1. Teacher Professional Development Ideas

This lesson is designed to provide resources for teachers, future teachers, researchers, and others who want to enhance teacher professional development. Professional development is an essential way for educators to enhance critical thinking skills, gain new knowledge of the subject matter, and explore new learning tools.

Tips for Mentoring New Teachers

2. Tips for Mentoring New Teachers

This lesson examines the role of the mentor. How will you provide support to a new teacher. What should new teachers know in order to have a successful first school year? We'll discuss some tips for success and why new teachers should be familiar with them.

Collaborative Team Teaching Models & Strategies

3. Collaborative Team Teaching Models & Strategies

Many schools are using team teaching in order to support the needs of a variety of students. This lesson will introduce you to the various models of team teaching as well as strategies to support a successful partnership.

Co-Teaching: Benefits & Strategies

4. Co-Teaching: Benefits & Strategies

This lesson defines and highlights the benefits of co-teaching in the classroom. Examples of effective co-teaching models that are used in real-world classrooms are explored.

Reflection Questions: Definition and Examples

5. Reflection Questions: Definition and Examples

Reflecting on learning is one of the best ways to consolidate skills and knowledge that a student has acquired. In this lesson, you will learn what makes a good reflection question, and you will see some examples of how a reflection question might look.

What is Reflective Teaching? - Definition & Methods

6. What is Reflective Teaching? - Definition & Methods

Find out what reflective teaching is and how to apply it in your teaching practice. Learn basic methods of reflective teaching. Read the lesson, then take a quiz to test your knowledge.

Facilitator of Learning: Definition & Concept

7. Facilitator of Learning: Definition & Concept

In this lesson, we will compare the difference between a teacher as a classroom director, and a facilitator of learning who encourages students to take the lead. We will examine what a facilitator of learning does and how students are benefited.

Reading and Writing for Personal Growth

8. Reading and Writing for Personal Growth

In this lesson, we will discuss how reading and writing can expand our world views by allowing us to see things from other perspectives and challenge our own viewpoints.

What Is Collaboration in the Workplace? - Definition, Benefits & Examples

9. What Is Collaboration in the Workplace? - Definition, Benefits & Examples

Learn what collaboration in the workplace is and some of the many benefits that it can offer to both employees and companies. Find out some examples of how you can benefit through this type of collaboration.

Benefits of Collaboration in the Classroom

10. Benefits of Collaboration in the Classroom

Collaboration in the classroom benefits teachers and students alike. It's well worth the challenges and resources that it requires. This lesson discusses some of the important benefits of classroom collaboration.

Teacher Professional Development Goals

11. Teacher Professional Development Goals

This lesson discusses the importance of having robust professional development goals and shares tips for achieving those goals. In addition, reasons for pursuing the goals mentioned below are discussed.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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