Thus, students taught by highly rated teachers tend to learn the subject matter better than those taught by lower rated teachers, or putting it in another way, student ratings validly reflect differences in actual teaching effectiveness, rather than extraneous variables. Jun 30, · In a year-old married mother of four and Seattle elementary school teacher, Mary Kay Letourneau, was caught having sexual relations with one of her year-old male students.
(Greenwald, ). Thus students would attribute their high grades to their hard work and intelligence, but low grades (and the ratings students give) would be attributed to poor instruction. Experimental field studies that investigated a grading-leniency bias on ratings used a design in which students were given false course grades. The Best Colleges: Edition is here. For our 29th edition, we surveyed , students from across the country so we can tell you which college has the best food, best career services, happiest students, and more.
Rate My Teachers (RMT) is an educational site where students evaluate, rate, and review teachers and courses. It also publishes learning resources, videos, and helpful links. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker. Sep 29, · The researchers paid special attention to the way students — black, white and Hispanic — in the same classes rated the same teachers. The study found that when students had teachers of the.