High-Impact Instruction: A Framework for Great Teaching

High-Impact Instruction: A Framework for Great Teaching

by Jim Knight
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412981778

ISBN-13: 9781412981774

Pub. Date: 11/30/2012

Publisher: Corwin Press

Small changes can lead to big results!

Best-selling author Jim Knight presents the high-leverage strategies that make the biggest difference in student learning. Featuring checklists, numerous observation tools, and online videos of teachers implementing the practices, this revolutionary book focuses on the three areas of high-impact instruction:

    Overview

    Small changes can lead to big results!

    Best-selling author Jim Knight presents the high-leverage strategies that make the biggest difference in student learning. Featuring checklists, numerous observation tools, and online videos of teachers implementing the practices, this revolutionary book focuses on the three areas of high-impact instruction:

    • Content planning, including using guiding questions, learning maps, and formative assessment
    • Instructional practices such as the use of thinking prompts, effective questions, challenging assignments, and experiential learning
    • Community building, in which you shape a classroom culture that promotes well-being, creativity, learning, and high expectations

    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9781412981774
    Publisher:
    Corwin Press
    Publication date:
    11/30/2012
    Edition description:
    New Edition
    Pages:
    392
    Sales rank:
    160,333
    Product dimensions:
    7.16(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.96(d)

    Table of Contents

    List of Companion Website Resources
    Preface
    Acknowledgments
    About the Author
    1. Personal Bests
    Part I. Planning
    2. Guiding Questions
    3. Formative Assessment
    4. Learning Maps
    Part II. Instruction
    5. Thinking Prompts
    6. Effective Questions
    7. Stories
    8. Cooperative Learning
    9. Authentic Learning
    Part III. Community Building
    10. Learner-Friendly Culture
    11. Power With, Not Power Over
    12. Freedom Within Form
    13. Expectations
    14. Witness to the Good
    15. Fluent Corrections
    Conclusion
    References and Further Readings
    Index

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