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by Kenneth D. Peterson
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This Study Guide is designed to enhance your understanding and application of the information contained in Effective Teacher Hiring: A Guide to Getting the Best, an ASCD book written by Kenneth D. Peterson and published in October 2002.
You can use the study guide before or after you have read the book, or as you finish each chapter. The study questions provided are not meant to cover all aspects of the book but, rather, to address specific ideas that might warrant further reflection.
Most of the questions contained in this study guide are ones you can think about on your own, but you might consider pairing with a colleague or forming a study group with others who have read (or are reading) Effective Teacher Hiring.
Effective Teacher Hiring: A Guide to Getting the Best was written by Kenneth D. Peterson. This 112-page, 6" x 9" book (Stock #102047; ISBN 0-87120-675-7) is available from ASCD for $18.95 (ASCD member) and $22.95 (nonmember). Copyright 2002 by ASCD. To order a copy, call ASCD at 1-800-933-2723 (in Virginia 1-703-578-9600) and press 2 for the Service Center. Or buy the book from ASCD's Online Store.
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