The Complete Guide to the Learning Styles InService System / Edition 1

The Complete Guide to the Learning Styles InService System / Edition 1

by Rita Stafford Dunn, Rita Dunn, Kenneth Dunn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205274412

ISBN-13: 9780205274413

Pub. Date: 12/23/1998

Publisher: Pearson

Renowned experts on learning styles, Drs. Rita and Kenneth Dunn show staff developers how to use teachers' learning styles in in-service programs so they can model alternative strategies for their students. Step-by-step procedures help in-service coordinators assist in retraining professional teachers. This book clearly describes the problems…  See more details below

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Renowned experts on learning styles, Drs. Rita and Kenneth Dunn show staff developers how to use teachers' learning styles in in-service programs so they can model alternative strategies for their students. Step-by-step procedures help in-service coordinators assist in retraining professional teachers. This book clearly describes the problems educators face with schooling and inservice, and details the concept of learning styles. Practical help is provided for identifying learning styles, and understanding and using global and analytic approaches to inservice. The reader will learn how to design tactical and kinesthetic resources, activity packages, programmed learning sequences for inservice, and how to manage their implementation. Providing step-by-step instruction, topics include: What Can Be Done to Improve Teaching Quickly? and What Is Learning Style? This book is for practicing and prospective educational leaders and teachers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205274413
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
12/23/1998
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
9.27(w) x 7.01(h) x 0.71(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
1Required: A Totally New System of Inservice1
2Introduction to Learning Styles11
3Identifying Participants' Learning Styles30
4Global and Analytic Approaches to Inservice38
5Small-Group Techniques for Inservice Workshops46
6Designing Tactual Resources57
7Designing Kinesthetic Resources for Inservice72
8Designing Contract Activity Packages for Inservice85
9Designing Programmed Learning Sequences for Inservice120
10Learning-Styles Inservice: Managing the Implementation168
References179
App. AResearch Award Winners205
App. BResearch Concerned with Learning Styles and Environmental Preferences207
App. CResearch Concerned with the Emotional Elements of Learning Styles211
App. DExperimental Research Concerned with Learning Styles and Sociological Preferences213
App. EExperimental Research Concerned with Perceptual Preferences215
App. FExperimental Research Concerned with Learning Styles and Time of Day, Intake, and Mobility Preference219
Index223

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