Methods for Teaching: Promoting Student Learning

Methods for Teaching: Promoting Student Learning

by David A. Jacobsen, Paul Eggen, Donald Kauchak
     
 

Methods for Teaching uses a three-phase model of teaching—planning, implementing, and assessing—as a framework for fostering a success-oriented K-12 environment by promoting student learning. An increased focus on constructivist learning theory provides a balanced perspective of skills and constructivism, giving teachers a range of…  See more details below

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Methods for Teaching uses a three-phase model of teaching—planning, implementing, and assessing—as a framework for fostering a success-oriented K-12 environment by promoting student learning. An increased focus on constructivist learning theory provides a balanced perspective of skills and constructivism, giving teachers a range of strategies and approaches. Chapter topics include the goals of instruction; formulating goals and objectives; planning for learning; the affective, psychomotor, and cognitive domains; questioning strategies; teaching strategies; utilizing and building upon learning differences: instructional strategies; classroom management: prevention and intervention; and assessing student learning. For teachers at the elementary grade levels.

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This teacher-trainee textbook focuses on a three-phase model of teaching<-->planning, implementing, and assessing<-->as a framework for creating a successful, learner-centered K-12 environment. The sixth edition includes greater focus on constructivist learning theory; new coverage of technology and technology delivery systems; and discussions of national standards and professional development, applications of NCATE and INTASC, English proficiency and ESL, and rubrics. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132723947
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
07/10/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
7.46(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.53(d)

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