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.

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

I. UNDERSTANDING and PLANNING INSTRUCTION for STUDENTS with LEARNING and BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS

Chapter 1: The Teaching–Learning Process

Chapter 2: Approaches to Learning and Teaching

Chapter 3: Response to Intervention

Chapter 4: Promoting Social Acceptance and Managing Behavior

Chapter 5: Communicating, Collaborating, and Coteaching: Working with Professionals and Families

II. INSTRUCTING STUDENTS with LEARNING and BEHAVIOR PROBLEMS

Chapter 6: Assessing and Teaching Oral Language

Chapter 7 Assessing and Teaching Reading: Phonological Awareness, Phonics, and Word Recognition

Chapter 8 Assessing and Teaching Reading: Fluency and Comprehension

Chapter 9: Assessing and Teaching Writing and Spelling

Chapter 10: Assessing and Teaching Content Area Learning and Vocabulary Instruction

Chapter 11: Assessing and Teaching Mathematics

Chapter 12: Transition Planning and Life Skills/Transition Education

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