Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning and Behavior Problems / Edition 6

Strategies for Teaching Students with Learning and Behavior Problems / Edition 6

by Sharon Vaughn, Sharon S. Vaughn, Candace S. Bos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205407722

ISBN-13: 9780205407729

Pub. Date: 03/29/2005

Publisher: Pearson

The latest edition of this bestselling text provides practical, immediately-useful strategies for teaching students, managing professional responsibilities, and collaborating with family and other educators.

“The authors do an excellent job of presenting current, up-to-date, comprehensive and empirically supported information.”
- Dr.

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Overview

The latest edition of this bestselling text provides practical, immediately-useful strategies for teaching students, managing professional responsibilities, and collaborating with family and other educators.

“The authors do an excellent job of presenting current, up-to-date, comprehensive and empirically supported information.”
- Dr. Patricia J. Edelen-Smith, University of Hawaii at Manoa

“I love the way this book encourages students to be interactive.”

- Linda Metske, Lyndon State College

What’s New to this Edition?

  • A new chapter on Response to Intervention reflects the increased importance of multi-tiered assessment in today’s classrooms.
  • Significantly increased and integrated discussion of the impact and implementation of RTI reinforces the importance of understanding multi-tiered assessment.
  • A new, separate and earlier chapter on Promoting Social Acceptance and Managing Behavior provides a more focused presentation on socialization, more information on behavior, and lets the reader get to know the students they will teach before presenting them with teaching strategies.
  • Additional methods for communicating and working effectively with families enables the reader to more effectively collaborate with parents of students with special needs.
  • Spotlight on Diversity features incorporate the most current methods for teaching diverse student populations, including students from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205407729
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/29/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
565
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.96(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Planning and teaching for understanding 1

Ch. 2 Approaches to learning and teaching 30

Ch. 3 Response to intervention 64

Ch. 4 Promoting social acceptance and managing behavior 84

Ch. 5 Communicating, collaborating, and coteaching: working with professionals and families 148

Ch. 6 Assessing and teaching oral language 194

Ch. 7 Assessing and teaching reading: phonological awareness, phonics, and word recognition 240

Ch. 8 Assessing and teaching reading: fluency and comprehension 292

Ch. 9 Assessing and teaching writing and spelling 360

Ch. 10 Assessing and teaching content area learning and vocabulary instruction 406

Ch. 11 Assessing and teaching mathematics 460

Ch. 12 Transition process 506

App. A CEC knowledge and skill base for all beginning special education teachers of students with learning disabilities 535

App. B CEC knowledge and skill base for all beginning special education teachers of students with emotional and behavioral disabilities 543

References 551

Name Index 579

Subject Index 585

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