|WHAT:||Closing Session and remarks on lesson learned from the International Summit on the Teaching Profession followed by closing remarks|
|WHEN:||March 17, 2011, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00pm ET|
The International Summit on the Teaching Profession is the first of its kind being convened by U.S. Department of Education. Throughout the summit, participants have convened to identify and elaborate on best practices from around the world for recruiting, preparing and supporting teachers in ways that effectively enhance the teaching profession and ultimately, elevate student performance.
Listen to the final session where education leaders from around the world will engage in thoughtful and conversational discussions centered on the summit's session themes, including: Teacher Recruitment and Preparation; Development, Support and Retention of Teachers; Teacher Evaluation and Compensation; and Teacher Engagement in Education Reform.
U.S. Department of Education
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Education International (EI)
National Education Association (NEA)
American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO)