Teacher and Classroom Context Effects on Student Achievement: Implications for Teacher Evaluation

@article{Sanders1997TeacherAC,
  title={Teacher and Classroom Context Effects on Student Achievement: Implications for Teacher Evaluation},
  author={William L. Sanders and S. Paul Wright and Sandra P. Horn},
  journal={Journal of Personnel Evaluation in Education},
  year={1997},
  volume={11},
  pages={57-67}
}
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