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Teaching Children to Care: Classroom Management for Ethical and Academic Growth, K-8, Revised Edition

Turn your vision of respectful, friendly, academically rigorous classrooms into reality. This definitive work about classroom management shows you how to: Set priorities and expectations with children Establish classroom routines Generate rules with students and using logical consequences Work with families and staff to support the rules Plan and conduct individual conferences and class meetings […]

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The New Art and Science of Teaching: More Than Fifty New Instructional Strategies for Academic Success

This title is a greatly expanded volume of the original Art and Science of Teaching, offering a framework for substantive change based on Marzano’s 50 years of education research. While the previous model focused on teacher outcomes, the new version places focus on student outcomes, with strategies teachers can use to help students grasp the […]

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Educational Insights Hot Dots Academic Vocabulary Card Set- Grades 1-3

Academic vocabulary development and familiarity with multiple-choice format is crucial for successful standardized test-taking. Hot Dots Academic Vocabulary Card Sets make it fun to build academic vocabulary! Each set of 50 double-sided cards reinforces 400 important academic vocabulary words from science, math, social studies, and language arts. Perfect for learning centers or anywhere in the […]

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10 Great Academic Search Engines for Research Students

December 23, 2016Niche-specific content is usually not readily available through regular generic search engines. One example is the academic and scholarly content. While running a  search query about an academic topic through a generic search engine such as  Google would probably render fairly decent results, it, however, usually takes digging into so much fluff before […]

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A Very Good Collection of Academic Search Engines for Teachers

Wikipedia has this comprehensive list of major academic databases and search engines. This list has over 50 titles neatly organized based on the discipline they target. From sociology to agriculture, almost all disciplines are covered. These search engines are especially useful for teachers, educators, and academic researchers looking for  a quick access to  articles published […]

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Assessing English Language Learners: Bridges to Educational Equity: Connecting Academic Language Proficiency to Student Achievement

Build the bridges for English language learners to reach success! This thoroughly updated edition of Gottlieb’s classic delivers a complete set of tools, techniques, and ideas for planning and implementing instructional assessment of ELLs. The book includes: A focus on academic language use in every discipline, from mathematics to social studies, within and across language […]

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