The Newton teacher

The Newton teacher creates a good learning environment for all students and is a skilled teacher with high academic competence and pedagogical knowledge.

The skilled Newton teacher

  • Lead the students clearly and friendly throughout the day with good structure and focus on today's learning goals
  • Teaches approved Newton modules, but is flexible and will change schedule for the day if necessary, to ensure the best experience and outcome for the students
  • Allows students to immerse themselves in subject areas and ask critical questions along the way
  • Is aware of the relationship between disciplines and subject areas and help students to explore this
  • Supports students with positive guidance, interpretation and conclusions
  • Is aware of his or her role as a professional and educational role model for the teachers who follow the class
  • Collaborates well with class teachers, colleagues and other actors in the Newton network, and looks upon collaboration as a good method for learning
  • Is concerned with the future of learning and possess great knowledge about teaching, learning and the subject content
  • Is engaged in his or her job and enjoys teaching
  • Makes sure that all students are happy during the day in the Newton room