A teacher, also called a schoolteacher or formally an educator, is a person who helps students to acquire knowledge, competence, or virtue, via the practice of teaching. Informally the role of teacher may be taken on by anyone (e.g. when showing a colleague how to perform a specific task).
Ein Teacher Assistant (Lehrer-Assistent) ist eine fest angestellte Hilfslehrkraft, die – häufig in Teilzeit – den Klassenlehrer bei der Arbeit unterstützt; Teacher Assistants werden hauptsächlich im Elementarschulbereich eingesetzt. Einstellungsvoraussetzung ist meist ein Highschool-Abschluss, Collegeabsolventen werden jedoch bevorzugt beschäftigt.
 Synonyme:  educator, instructor, schoolteacher  indication, lesson  forefinger, index, index finger, pointling, showing finger Beispiele:  I fell in love with my English teacher. Ich verliebte mich in meinen Englisch lehrer.  There are three chemistry teachers at our school. Es gibt drei Chemielehrer an unserer Schule. 
A teacher is a person who helps people to learn. A teacher often works in a classroom. There are many different kinds of teachers. Some teachers teach young children in kindergarten or primary schools. Others teach older children in middle, junior high and high schools. Some teachers teach adults in colleges and universities.
- Policy and Related Issues
- Quality Assurance in Teacher Education
- Teacher Educators
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The process by which teachers are educated is the subject of political discussion in many countries, reflecting both the value attached by societies and cultures to the preparation of young people for life, and the fact that education systems consume significant financial resources. However, the degree of political control over Teacher Education va...
Although ideally it should be conceived of, and organised as, a seamless continuum, teacher education is often divided into these stages 1. initial teacher training / education(a pre-service course before entering the classroom as a fully responsible teacher); 2. induction(the process of providing training and support during the first few years of ...
The concept of 'Quality' in education is contested and understood in numerous different ways. Assuring the quality of teacher education includes selecting competent recruits for teacher education programs, accrediting teacher education programs who consistently show positive results, and offering registration, licensing, or certification to those w...
A teacher educator (also called a teacher trainer) is a person who helps in-service and pre-service teacher trainees to acquire the knowledge, competencies and attitudes they require to be effective teachers.Several individual teacher educators are usually involved in the initial or ongoing education of each teacher; often each specialises in teach...
Teachers have their strengths and weaknesses, and adopt particular models to complement strengths and contradict weaknesses. Here, the teacher is well aware of the type of knowledge to be constructed. At other times, teachers equip their students with a research method to challenge them to construct new meanings and knowledge. In schools, the research methods are simplified, allowing the students to access the methods at their own levels.