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Educational options for gifted students

D. Page 1. Appendix 1: Programming Options . Enrichment. There is a wide variety of ways Educational acceleration is one of the cornerstones of …

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Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning and Behavior Problems, Enhanced Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version — Access Card Package (9th Edition)

NOTE: Used books, rentals, and purchases made outside of Pearson If purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson, the access codes for the Enhanced Pearson eText may not be included, may be incorrect, or may be previously redeemed. Check with the seller before completing your purchase. This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and […]

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Teaching – A Survival Guide for Students and New Teachers (Part 5) Advanced body language

How do you use body language to subdue a rebellious 16 year old? How does a small teacher exert control over a class of unwilling 15 year old students? It is all done through the teacher’s control of body language. We all send non-verbal signals to those around us. This article shows teachers and aspiring […]

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Educational Assessment of Students (3rd Edition)

For courses in classroom assessment. This highly-respected core text provides complete and detailed practical coverage of (1) teacher constructed classroom assessments (paper and pencil assessments, informal assessments, and performance and product assessments), (2) standardized assessments used in schools, and (3) measurement issues that determine assessment quality. Teaches assessment concepts that are critical for good teaching. […]

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Teaching – A Survival Guide for Students and New Teachers (Part 4) Body languagwe basics

Body language is the means by which you will dominate a class of 30+, or any larger group of students. Education degrees and other teacher training never includes this essential. This rticle gives you the basics, with more in part 5 This article is about body language, teacher training, student teachers,

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Teaching – A Survival Guide for Students and New Teachers (Part 3) – Speech

Your mode of speech in the classroom will very quickly make or break you as a teacher. Follow these tips, which are based on 28 years of teaching experience and you will thrive This article is about teacher training, student teachers, teaching practice, school practise, school practice, teaching practise, teacher training It is much harder […]

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Teaching – A Survival Guide for Students and New Teachers (Part 2)

Appearances are very important to students in

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Teaching – A Survival Guide for Students and New Teachers (Part 1)

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Students and Teachers in Pittsburgh Schools Receive Year End Honors and Awards

Each year teachers across the state of Pennsylvania have the chance to win educational grants.

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School Leadership in a Diverse Society: Helping Schools Prepare All Students for Success (Educational Leadership for Social Justice)

The purpose of this work is to broaden the scholarly dialogue in educational leadership and to address the changing role of the American school principal in the twenty-first century with regard to increasing diversity in the United States. This book seeks to provide theoretical and practical insight into the role of school principals dealing with […]

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Stretching the School Dollar: How Schools and Districts Can Save Money While Serving Students Best (Educational Innovations Series)

Simultaneous pressures to reduce costs and increase student achievement have never been greater than they are today. Not only is cost-cutting essential in this era of tightened resources, argue Hess and Osberg, but eliminating inefficient spending is critical for freeing up resources to drive school reform.Stretching the School Dollar book brings together a dynamic group […]

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Serving Students Who Are Homeless: A Resource Guide for Schools, Districts, and Educational Leaders

Schools and districts are seeing unprecedented numbers of students and families living without residential stability. Although the McKinney-Vento Act has been around for over two decades, many district- and site-level practitioners have a difficult time interpreting and implementing the Act’s mandates within their local contexts. This book provides much-needed guidance to help educational leaders support […]

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A New Collaborative Storytelling Tool for Students

February 25, 2017The popular timeline creation tool Hstry is now Sutori. This is not only a change of name but is also a change of focus, it is a ‘move away from the less flexible terminology of timeline into the story or presentation space’. Sutori is a great digital storytelling platform students can use to […]

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An Interesting Infographic on The Importance of Handwriting for Students

February 22, 2017With the increasing use of digital technologies in our daily life, some of our behavioural aspects are undergoing major transformations. In his book, The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains, Internet critic Nicholas Carr discusses the transformative impact of technology on the human mind and concludes that ‘as we adapt to […]

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