Lisa Dieker is a Professor and Lockheed Martin Eminent Scholar at the University of Central Florida in the College of Education.
10/27/2011 8:52:00 PM / Lisa Dieker
Ever wonder whether you have what it takes to be a teacher? At the University of Central Florida we are using a new tool, TeachLivE™, to help students decide if being a teacher is right for them or to help practicing teachers retool their skills.
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