Tag Archives: Teaching

Effective Online Teaching: Foundations and Strategies for Student Success

Effective Online Teaching is an essential resource that offers a clear understanding of how cognition and learning theory applies to online learning. This much-needed resource provides specific strategies for incorporating this knowledge into effective learner-centered teaching that gets results. The book includes strategies on motivation, tailored instruction, interaction, collaboration, monitoring and communication, time and information […]

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Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics: Developmentally Appropriate Instruction for Grades 3-5 (Volume II), with Enhanced Pearson eText – Access Card … Student-Centered Mathematics Series)

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Minds Online: Teaching Effectively with Technology

For the Internet generation, educational technology designed with the brain in mind offers a natural pathway to the pleasures and rewards of deep learning. Drawing on neuroscience and cognitive psychology, Michelle Miller shows how attention, memory, critical thinking, and analytical reasoning can be enhanced through technology-aided approaches. Product Features Minds Online Teaching Effectively with Technology […]

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Teaching Students to Drive Their Brains: Metacognitive Strategies, Activities, and Lesson Ideas

Research suggests that metacognition is key to higher student achievement, but studies of classroom practice indicate that few students are taught to use metacognition and the supporting cognitive strategies that make learning easier. You can teach metacognition to your students, so why wouldn’t you? This book shows you how. Metacognition is a tool that helps […]

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Teaching Students with Special Needs in Inclusive Settings, Enhanced Pearson eText with Loose-Leaf Version — Access Card Package (7th Edition)

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UAE and UN launch Literacy Challenge to reward best teaching in the Arab World

Dr Hany Torky, chief technical adviser at the UNDP, said the three or four institutes that teach the most students for free will win the Literacy Challenge. Victor Besa for The National A challenge aimed at drastically improving illiteracy rates in the region was launched by the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation, in co-operation […]

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Praxis Principles of Learning and Teaching K-6 Study Guide 2018-2019: Praxis II PLT 5622 Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions

Praxis Principles of Learning and Teaching K-6 Study Guide 2018-2019: Praxis II PLT 5622 Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions will provide you with a detailed overview of the Praxis 5622, so you know exactly what to expect on test day. We’ll take you through all the concepts covered on the test and give you the […]

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Word Nerds: Teaching All Students to Learn and Love Vocabulary

Word Nerds takes you inside classrooms at a high-poverty urban school and shows how two teachers implement creative, flexible vocabulary instruction that improves their students’ word knowledge and confidence, enhances classroom community, and increases achievement. Leslie Montgomery and Margot Holmes Smith weave vocabulary into each school day using multisensory instruction that includes music, art, literature, […]

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Essentials of Teaching Health Education With Web Resource, The: Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

The Essentials of Teaching Health Education presents a skills-based approach to teaching K-12 health education that prepares students for success in the 21st century. This practical text is endorsed by SHAPE America and written by seasoned and highly credentialed authors with experience in both university and K-12 settings. It provides all you need in order […]

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Effective Teaching Strategies that Accommodate Diverse Learners (4th Edition)

Right now, holding in your hands, you have a copy of the best summary on the market today of the characteristics of students with diverse learning and curricular needs, and a critical examination of pressing, current issues in education. If you’re currently an educator, studying to be a teacher, or just interested in how students […]

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The Power of the Adolescent Brain: Strategies for Teaching Middle and High School Students

Moody. Reckless. Impractical. Insecure. Distracted. These are all words commonly used to describe adolescents. But what if we recast these traits in a positive light? Teens possess insight, passion, idealism, sensitivity, and creativity in abundance—all qualities that can make a significant positive contribution to society. In this thought-provoking book, Thomas Armstrong looks at the power […]

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Praxis PLT 7-12 Study Guide 2018-2019: Praxis II Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12 Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions

Praxis PLT 7-12 Study Guide 2018-2019: Praxis II Principles of Learning and Teaching 7-12 Exam Prep and Practice Test Questions will provide you with a detailed overview of the Praxis 5624, so you know exactly what to expect on test day. We’ll take you through all the concepts covered on the test and give you […]

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The Formative Assessment Action Plan: Practical Steps to More Successful Teaching and Learning (Professional Development)

Winner of a 2012 Distinguished Achievement Award from the Association of Educational Publishers! Join Nancy Frey and Douglas Fisher as they outline a clear-cut, realistic, and rewarding approach to formative assessment. They explain how four discrete steps work in tandem to create a seamless, comprehensive formative assessment system one that has no beginning and no […]

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Craft Moves: Lesson Sets for Teaching Writing with Mentor Texts

Foreword by Lester Laminack How do you choose mentor texts for your students? How do you mine them for the craft lessons you want your students to learn? In Craft Moves, Stacey Shubitz, cofounder of the Two Writing Teachers website, does the heavy lifting for you: using twenty recently published picture books, she creates more […]

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