Accessible Mathematics: Ten Instructional Shifts That Raise Student Achievement
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Accessible Mathematics: Ten Instructional Shifts That Raise Student Achievement

by Steven Leinwand
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0325026564

ISBN-13: 9780325026565

Pub. Date: 02/24/2009

Publisher: Heinemann


Raising students' math achievement doesn't mean ripping up your planning book and starting over. In Accessible Mathematics Steven Leinwand (author of Sensible Mathematics) shows how small shifts in the good teaching you already do can make a big difference in student learning.

Steve focuses on the crucial issue of classroom instruction. He scours

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Raising students' math achievement doesn't mean ripping up your planning book and starting over. In Accessible Mathematics Steven Leinwand (author of Sensible Mathematics) shows how small shifts in the good teaching you already do can make a big difference in student learning.

Steve focuses on the crucial issue of classroom instruction. He scours the research and visits highly effective classrooms for practical examples of small adjustments to your teaching that lead to deeper student learning in math. Some of his 10 classroom-tested teaching shifts may surprise you and others will validate your thinking. But all of them will improve your students' performance.

Thoroughly practical and ever-aware of the limits of teachers' time, Steve gives you everything you need to put his commonsense ideas to use immediately. His extensive planning advice will help you streamline your teaching to get more from everything you do. Classroom examples from every grade level model teaching language and instructional moves. And his suggestions for professional learning help increase your effectiveness through the power of collaboration.

Steven Leinwand shares your priority: raising the mathematical understanding and achievement of every one of your students. Read Accessible Mathematics, try his 10 suggestions in your practice, and discover how minor shifts in your teaching can put student learning into high gear.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780325026565
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
02/24/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
166,888
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range:
5 - 17 Years

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