actual instruction

actual instruction

[′ak·chə·wəl in′strək·shən]
(computer science)
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Time used at the expense of actual instruction time.
Chalk joked, "Our actual instruction was, 'Dress how you would dress if you knew you were going to make out with somebody that night."
The latest education standards--Common Core State Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards--emphasize assessment for accountability, say Heritage, Walqui, and Linquanti, but do not go deep enough to affect actual instruction. They identify a channel that guides the energy of the current wave of education reform to instructional practices that exemplify learning and support individual student learning.
Is it recreation or is actual instruction included in a physical education class?
The regulators say they wants to make sure that any private postsecondary institution that is charging $2,500 or more in tuition to students, and promising some vocational benefit, is offering actual instruction. (Institutions that charge less than $2,500 total in tuition, or offer only avocational or recreational instruction, are exempt from the BPPE's purview.)
GTFs and department heads have been removed as instructors of record on several courses by associate deans who will assume this role themselves (they won't be doing any actual instruction).
His Think System encourages band members to "think" about the notes they want to play and involves no actual instruction. While Hill was a shyster until Marian the librarian fixed his Wells Fargo Wagon, there is some credibility to his concept.
While, as teacher educators, we may speak to our students about the need to differentiate, this is not followed up in actual instruction, which is not differentiated in the ways that we propose.
Also, by deconstructing the standards, it is possible to develop assessments that are aligned to the Common Core and reflect the teachers' actual instruction. The process of deconstructing standards reduces the time needed to get teachers on track and streamlines the teacher evaluation process.
However, there are few studies which have compared the extent to which various bilingual program models differ in actual instruction delivered.
At this juncture I was a pretty spoiled farmkid, actual instruction was an anathema to me, a process I deemed wimpy, because learning is supposed to bleed.