Just Teaching is
A must read for every education professional.
Dr. Jon Eckert’s BRAND-NEW book, Just Teaching delivers a refreshing dose of encouragement and practical tools for each educator committed to lead a thriving school. You will find:
- Evidence-based practices to support feedback, engagement, and wellbeing (for students and teachers)
- Case studies from familiar classroom perspectives
Proven technology tools
- Plans to building an overarching approach to meeting the needs of each individual student
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Dr. Eckert has provided academic leadership for Baylor’s Center for School Leadership since 2019 and is program director for Baylor’s MA in School Leadership. He began his career as a teacher and coach of intermediate and middle school students outside of Chicago and Nashville for 12 years. After completing his doctorate at Vanderbilt University in 2008, he was selected as a Teaching Ambassador Fellow at the U.S. Department of Education, where he worked in both the Bush and Obama administrations on teaching quality issues. For ten years, he prepared teachers at Wheaton College.
His research interests include collective leadership, teaching effectiveness, evaluation and strategic compensation to enhance that effectiveness, and science education. Over the past decade, he has written and worked on grants of more than $300 million with schools and districts across the U.S. Dr. Eckert has conducted research for the U.S. Department of Education, the Carnegie Foundation, the National Network of State Teachers of the Year, the National Institute for Excellence in Teaching, and the Center for Teaching Quality.
In addition to Just Teaching: Feedback, Engagement & WellBeing for Each Student, Jon is the author of The Novice Advantage: Fearless Practice for Every Teacher and Leading Together: Teachers and Principals Improving Student Outcomes, book chapters, numerous peer-reviewed articles in journals such as Educational Administration Quarterly, Professional Development in Education, and Education Policy Analysis Archives, and practitioner publications such as Education Week and Phi Delta Kappan. He has written and presented white papers on Capitol Hill and the National Press Club and has been invited to present all over the U.S. and as far away as Muscat, Oman, at a G8-Broader Middle East Summit for education ministers.
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