The Active Teacher: Practical Strategies for Maximizing Teacher Effectiveness

The Active Teacher: Practical Strategies for Maximizing Teacher Effectiveness

by Ronald J. (Justin) Nash
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412973872

ISBN-13: 9781412973878

Pub. Date: 06/02/2009

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Master proactive teaching skills that motivate students to learn!

Written by a nationally known teacher coach, this thought-provoking book helps educators bring their teaching skills to a new level of excellence and build a partnership with their students. With a focus on the “three Rs”—routines, rules, and relationships—the author helps

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Master proactive teaching skills that motivate students to learn!

Written by a nationally known teacher coach, this thought-provoking book helps educators bring their teaching skills to a new level of excellence and build a partnership with their students. With a focus on the “three Rs”—routines, rules, and relationships—the author helps readers:

  • Create and sustain a classroom community that promotes respect and achievement
  • Fully involve students in learning while addressing a wide range of cognitive styles
  • Strengthen collaboration with students, colleagues, and parents
  • Use feedback and assessment to develop professionally and improve students’ academic performance

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412973878
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/02/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Fredric H. Jones, Ph D
Prologue
Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Introduction
1. Positioning First Things First
2. Investing in Sustainable Relationships
3. Getting a Handle on Self-Control
4. Shifting Students From Passive to Active
5. Harnessing the Power of Feedback
6. Balancing Formative and Summative Assessment
7. Enlisting Investment Partners
8. Ramping Up Relevance
Epilogue
Appendix
References
Index

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