The Lead Learner

Author: Michael McDowell
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1544325002
Size: 18.77 MB
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To make a lasting impact, redefine your leadership. Discover a new model of educational leadership, one that ensures growth for all students in both core academic content and 21st-century skills. With practical examples, stories from the field, and numerous activities and reflective questions, this insightful book takes you step-by-step through the work of the learning leader, helping you meet the unique learning needs of staff and students—and get the biggest impact from your own limited time. You’ll also find ways to: Ensure clarity in strategic planning Establish coherence throughout the system Enact system-wide capacity-building processes Craft your personal leadership skills

Developing Expert Learners

Author: Michael McDowell
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1544337140
Size: 38.82 MB
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Building upon the groundwork from Rigorous PBL by Design, this resource provides practices that strategically support students as they move from novices to experts in core academics. This book Provides an actionable framework for developing student expertise Offers practical guidance for creating a culture that cultivates expertise and builds student efficacy Gives a unit and lesson template that clarifies the steps students must take to build, deepen, and apply core content knowledge and skills Ensures your students’ progress in their learning through a process for selecting instructional, feedback, and learning strategies Includes strategies for improving your professional expertise individually and collectively

What Successful Teachers Do

Author: Neal A. Glasgow
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452272425
Size: 78.74 MB
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Providing classroom applications, precautions, and references, this updated edition translates the latest research into 101 strategies for successful instruction for new and veteran teachers.

Tips For The Science Teacher

Author: Hope J. Hartman
Publisher: Corwin Pr
ISBN:
Size: 79.38 MB
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Hartman and Glasgow decipher the latest educational research and translate it into practical and easy-to-use classroom applications that foster effective science learning and professional development. All facets of a scientific instructional program are explored, including emotional and social aspects of science learning, the use of technology and assessments in the classroom, the development of students' critical thinking and learning skills, and informal science learning. Other key highlights include: more than 90 practical tactics; user-friendly format in which each strategy is followed by a brief research recap, classroom applications, precautions, and references; and straightforward translation of educational research for easy integration into the classroom.

What Successful Teachers Do In Diverse Classrooms

Author: Neal A. Glasgow
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1483351645
Size: 17.92 MB
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Grounded in the best peer-reviewed research, each strategy presents guidelines and appropriate precautions to ensure successful transfer to actual classroom practice.

What Successful Mentors Do

Author: Cathy D. Hicks
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452299439
Size: 39.52 MB
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Be the best mentor you can be with these state-of-the-art strategies! How can you relate all of your teaching experience to a new teacher? Working from decades of experience, the authors of this guide offer sensible strategies to help mentors help new teachers. The authors synthesize theory and practice to show mentors how to: Increase new-teacher support, success, and retention Guide teachers in their relationships and classroom strategies Improve their own mentoring approach Avoid common mentoring pitfalls

What Successful Teachers Do In Inclusive Classrooms

Author: Sarah J. McNary
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1483304108
Size: 46.72 MB
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Test-drive these research-based strategies in your inclusive classroom! Bridging the gap between theory and practice, this book focuses on extending academic research to classroom practices that address the problems faced by teachers working with special needs learners in inclusive classrooms. It outlines a full range of research-based strategies that can be interwoven and tailored to create the best instructional plan for special learners, including: A straightforward one-line action statement An easy-to-read synthesis of relevant studies Specific tactics for immediate application in the classroom Pointers on how to identify and avoid potential pitfalls Sources for further reading on the research/strategy outlined

The Reading Teacher S Book Of Lists

Author: Jacqueline E. Kress
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111908105X
Size: 51.24 MB
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The essential handbook for reading teachers, now aligned with the Common Core The Reading Teacher's Book of Lists is the definitive instructional resource for anyone who teaches reading or works in a K-12 English language arts-related field. Newly revised and ready for instant application, this top seller provides up-to-date reading, writing, and language content in more than 240 lists for developing targeted instruction, plus section briefs linking content to research-based teaching practices. This new sixth edition includes a guide that maps the lists to specific Common Core standards for easy lesson planning, and features fifty brand-new lists on: academic and domain-specific vocabulary, foundation skills, rhyming words, second language development, context clues, and more. This edition also includes an expanded writing section that covers registers, signal and transition words, and writers' craft. Brimming with practical examples, key words, teaching ideas, and activities that can be used as-is or adapted to students' needs, these lists are ready to differentiate instruction for an individual student, small-group, or planning multilevel instruction for your whole class. Reading is the center of all school curricula due to recent state and federal initiatives including rigorous standards and new assessments. This book allows to you skip years of curating content and dive right into the classroom armed with smart, relevant, and effective plans. Develop focused learning materials quickly and easily Create unit-specific Common Core aligned lesson plans Link classroom practice to key research in reading, language arts and learning Adapt ready-made ideas to any classroom or level It's more important than ever for students to have access to quality literacy instruction. Timely, up to date, and distinctively smart, The Reading Teacher's Book of Lists should be on every English language arts teacher's desk, librarian's shelf, literacy coach's resource list, and reading professor's radar.

2004 Complete Bookshelf Teacher Induction Kit

Author: Dominic Belmonte
Publisher: Corwin
ISBN: 9781412906821
Size: 43.75 MB
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Updated for 2004! A collection of 20 key books will help you deal effectively with the challenges of being a teacher. The Complete Teacher Bookshelf includes all 4 valuable Teacher Induction Training Kits: The Beginning Teacher Induction Kit Teaching From The Deep End Succeeding With Today's Classroom Challenges Time-Saving Tips for Teachers Second Edition What Successful Teachers Do 91 Research-Based Classroom Strategies for New and Veteran Teachers The Teacher's Ultimate Planning Guide How to Achieve a Successful School Year and Thriving Teaching Career The First Days of Class A Practical Guide for the Beginning Teacher The Elementary Teacher Induction Kit Best Classroom Practices What Award-Winning Elementary Teachers Do The New Elementary Teacher's Handbook Flourishing in Your First Year Second Edition 10 Best Teaching Practices How Brain Research, Learning Styles, and Standards Define Teaching Competencies Common-Sense Classroom Management Surviving September and Beyond in the Elementary Classroom Practical Teaching Methods Sparking the Flame of Learning The Secondary Teacher Induction Kit Best Practices for High School Classrooms What Award-Winning Secondary Teachers Do Making Your First Year a Success The Secondary Teacher's Survival Guide Succeeding in the Secondary Classroom Strategies for Middle and High School Teachers Secrets for Secondary School Teachers How to Succeed in Your First Year Relationship-Driven Classroom Management Strategies That Promote Student Motivation The Special Education Induction Kit How the Special Needs Brain Learns Testing Students With Disabilities Practical Strategies for Complying With District and State Requirements Updated Edition Brief Reference of Student Disabilities ...With Strategies for the Classroom Differentiating Instruction for Students With Learning Disabilities Best Teaching Practices for General and Special Educators Emotional and Behavioral Problems A Handbook for Understanding and Handling Students Save over $140 off the individual book prices! Buy the Complete Teacher Bookshelf-All 4 Kits-20 Books for $449. The books are presented in 4 boxed kits.

Multisensory Teaching Of Basic Language Skills

Author: Judith R. Birsh
Publisher: Brookes Pub
ISBN: 9781598570939
Size: 66.27 MB
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The bestselling textbook on multisensory teaching is now fully revised and expanded with cutting-edge research and more on hot topics such as executive function, fluency, and adolescent literacy.