BN.com Gift Guide

Becoming an EC-4 Teacher in Texas / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (32) from $1.99   
  • Used (32) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 4
Showing 1 – 10 of 32 (4 pages)
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$1.99
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(4049)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Acceptable
Selection as wide as the Mississippi.

Ships from: St Louis, MO

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(694)

Condition: Acceptable
2002 Paperback Fair ACCEPTABLE--May have slight wear to covers, spine, and/or cover is slightly creased. Minimal notations,

Ships from: Waco, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(694)

Condition: Good
2002 Paperback GOOD--Some pages are slightly creased. May have inscription or name of previous owner. May have slight wear to covers, spine, and/or cover is slightly creased.

Ships from: Waco, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(6927)

Condition: Good
Dust Cover Missing. Only lightly used. Book has minimal wear to cover and binding. A few pages may have small creases and minimal underlining. Book selection as BIG as Texas.

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(27)

Condition: Good
2002 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not ... include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(35)

Condition: Good
2002 Paperback Good Item may show signs of shelf wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. Includes supplemental or companion materials if applicable. Access ... codes may or may not work. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Dallas, TX

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(23955)

Condition: Acceptable
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(5740)

Condition: Acceptable
Blue Cloud Books ??? Hot deals from the land of the sun.

Ships from: Phoenix, AZ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2006

Feedback rating:

(60901)

Condition: Good
Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Find out why millions of customers rave about Better World Books. Experience the best customer care and a 100% ... satisfaction guarantee. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Mishawaka, IN

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$1.99
Seller since 2006

Feedback rating:

(60901)

Condition: Acceptable
Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Find out why millions of customers rave about Better World Books. Experience the best customer care and a 100% ... satisfaction guarantee. Read more Show Less

Ships from: Mishawaka, IN

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 4
Showing 1 – 10 of 32 (4 pages)
Close
Sort by

Overview

This is the only introduction to teaching text that is specifically built around the new Texas standards for teacher certification. Although there are many excellent introductory teaching texts, none of these are matched precisely to the Texas teacher certification standard. There are several practice TExES books, but they are short on theory. Nath and Cohen combine both, so not only will students pass the Texas certification text, they will also learn a great deal about good teaching practice.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780534603007
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 11/25/2002
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 480
  • Product dimensions: 7.38 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 0.98 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Janice L. Nath serves as a University of Houston?-Downtown faculty member in the Department of Urban Education. She served as the Coordinator for Elementary Education, Director of the PUMA TRACS Program for Post Baccalaureate Teacher Certification, and Assistant Director of the Internship Program; and headed a Professional Development School (PDS) site for many years at the university. She has been actively involved in field-based teacher education for many years, formerly serving as the chair and program chair of the AERA (American Education Research Association) Professional Development School Research Special Interest Group (PDSR SIG) and as the president of the Teacher Coordinators for Teacher Certification Testing (formerly known as the ExCET Coordinators Association of Texas). In addition to her work on BECOMING A TEACHER IN TEXAS, she co-edited FORGING ALLIANCES IN COMMUNITY AND THOUGHT: RESEARCH IN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SCHOOLS.

Myrna D. Cohen is a faculty member in the Department of Urban Education at the University of Houston?-Downtown and serves as Director of the Center for Professional Development and Technology. She is currently chair-elect of the Consortium of State Organizations of Texas Teacher Educators (CSOTTE). She is past president of Texas Directors of Field Experience and has served as an officer and board member of CSOTTE. She also served for several years as co-editor of the Texas Teacher Education Forum and as a board member of Texas Teacher Educators (TTE). Dr. Cohen was Director of Field Experiences and Coordinator of Secondary Education in her previous position at the University of Houston?-Main Campus. Her areas of interest include teacher education, second language education, and student-centered strategies such as cooperative learning. She is co-author of the assessment monograph for the Reconstructing Texas Teacher Education Series published for the Texas State Board for Educator Certification. In addition to undergraduate and graduate university-level teaching, Dr. Cohen has had fifteen years of classroom teaching experience encompassing grades 2-12.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

COMPETENCY 1. 1. Understanding Human Development. Stephanie L. Knight, Robin A. Rackley, Texas A and M University, College Station. COMPETENCY 2. 2. Appreciating Human Diversity. Eileen R. Westerman, University of Houston; Janice L. Nath, University of Houston-Downtown; Myrna D. Cohen, University of Houston-Downtown; Emilliano Gonzalez, University of St. Thomas; Gena Jerkins University of Houston. COMPETENCY 3. Part 1. 3. Selection of Instructional Goals and Objectives. Janice L. Nath, University of Houston-Downtown. Part 2. 4. Selection of Instructional Goals and Objectives. Janice L. Nath, University of Houston-Downtown. COMPETENCY 4. Part 1. 5. Learning Theories and Processes. Sandy Cmajdalka, University of Houston-Downtown. Part 2. 6. Learning Theories and Processes. Sandy Cmajdalka, University of Houston-Downtown. COMPETENCY 5. Part 1. 7. The Case for Teacher Enthusiasm and High Expectations. Myrna D. Cohen, University of Houston-Downtown. Part 2. 8. Maintaining a Physical and Emotional Environment that is Safe and Productive. Angela Spaulding, West Texas A and M University. COMPETENCY 6. Part 1. 9. Managing Classroom Routines. Diane Mullins Clay, University of St. Thomas-Houston. Part 2. 10. Managing Student Behavior. Terry Brandt, University of St. Thomas-Houston. COMPETENCY 7. 11. Communicating Effectively. Myrna D. Cohen, University of Houston-Downtown. COMPETENCY 8. Part 1. 12. Designing Coherent Instruction. Janice L. Nath, University of Houston-Downtown. Part 2. 13. Motivation. Sandy Cmajdalka, University of Houston-Downtown. COMPETENCY 9. 14. Technology: K-4. Mary E. Parker, West Texas A and M University. COMPETENCY 10. Part 1. 15. Using a Variety of Appropriate Assessment Techniques to Provide Feedback and Monitor Student Progress. Pam Lindsey, Tarleton State University. Part 2. 16. Flexibility, Responsiveness, and Effective Feedback. Veronica Lopez Estrada, Isela Almaguer, University of Texas- Pan American. COMPETENCY 11. 17. Interacting and Communicating with Families. Jennifer L. Martin, JoAnn Engelbrecht, Lillian Chenoweth, Texas Woman''s University. COMPETENCY 12. 18. Interacting and Communicating with Other Educators and Contributing to the School and District. Donna Cunningham, Lin Moore, Texas Woman''s University. COMPETENCY 13. 19. Legal and Ethical Requirements and the Structure of Education. Gary R. Clay, Houston Baptist University. 20. Study and Test-Taking Skills: Preparing for and Taking the Test. Janice L. Nath, University of Houston-Downtown; Cynthia G. Henry, formerly of University of Houston.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 1 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(1)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted April 21, 2006

    A Must Have!

    This book along with the book regarding Content (see notes) is all you need to pass the TEXES! It not only covers what you need to know, gives you test taking strategies, sample questions, but also covers things you may have forgotton such as Texas History (meaning the Content book).

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing 1 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)