Teaching to the Standards of Effective Practice: A Guide to Becoming a Successful Teacher / Edition 1

Teaching to the Standards of Effective Practice: A Guide to Becoming a Successful Teacher / Edition 1

by Robert Wandberg, Hugo H. Gregory, John Rohwer, John Rohwer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205344070

ISBN-13: 9780205344079

Pub. Date: 10/22/2002

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Using a workbook format, Teaching to the Standards of Effective Practice: A Workbook to Prepare and Guide a Successful Teaching Experience is a book designed to assist and guide a successful student teacher experience.

This book uses an action and reflection approach. Using the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC) standards as a

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Overview

Using a workbook format, Teaching to the Standards of Effective Practice: A Workbook to Prepare and Guide a Successful Teaching Experience is a book designed to assist and guide a successful student teacher experience.

This book uses an action and reflection approach. Using the Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium (INTASC) standards as a base, more than 90 chapter activities support the knowledge and skill required for successful and effective teaching. In addition to these activities, self-assessments, a research-based foundation, expert commentaries, vignettes, student-to-student tips, and case studies guide the student teacher to a successful experience.

Designed for student teachers and for those in the beginning years of their teaching career.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205344079
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
10/22/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.13(w) x 10.81(h) x 0.67(d)

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Table of Contents

Forewordix
Prefacexi
Acknowledgmentsxii
Introduction1
Entering Professional Practice1
A Successful Journey1
Textbook Organization2
Foundation4
Activities
0.1A Memory from the Past9
0.2Your First Days of Student Teaching11
0.3Student Excuses from Parents13
0.4Code of Ethics of the Education Profession15
0.5Bridging Gaps17
0.6What Would I Say or Do?19
1Subject Matter25
Fundamental Principles25
Featured Commentary29
Self-Assessment29
Activities
1.1Scavenger Hunt31
1.2Teaching: A Science or an Art?35
1.3Scope and Sequence37
Case Study39
Student-to-Student Tips39
Bibliography39
2Student Learning41
Fundamental Principles41
Featured Commentary45
Self-Assessment45
Activities
2.1Student-Centered Classroom47
2.2What about Sherri?49
2.3Active Participation51
Case Study53
Student-to-Student Tips53
Bibliography53
3Diverse Learners55
Fundamental Principles55
Featured Commentary60
Self-Assessment60
Activities
3.1Do I Have to Write This Down?63
3.2I Don't Get It65
3.3Actions + Words = Successful Communication67
3.4No Place for the Meek69
3.5Lingo Diverse71
Case Study73
Student-to-Student Tips73
Bibliography73
4Instructional Strategies75
Fundamental Principles75
Featured Commentary78
Self-Assessment79
Activities
4.1Me, My Students, and Bloom81
4.2Extend Thinking85
4.3Class Discussion87
4.4Terms and Products89
Case Study93
Student-to-Student Tips93
Bibliography93
5Learning Environment95
Fundamental Principles95
Featured Commentary99
Self-Assessment100
Activities
5.1Enhancing the Learning Environment103
5.2Proactive Classroom Management105
5.3Classroom Procedures and Routines107
5.4Classroom Rules111
5.5Following Through on Classroom Rules113
5.6Intervention vs. Prevention115
5.7An Ounce of Prevention117
5.8Steps to Successful Discipline119
5.9Prevention Strategies121
5.10Intervention Strategies123
Case Study125
Student-to-Student Tips125
Bibliography125
6Communication127
Fundamental Principles127
Featured Commentary130
Self-Assessment131
Activities
6.1"But You Didn't Tell Us to Do That!"133
6.2Nobody's Perfect135
6.3"Life Is Like a Box of Chocolates"137
Case Study139
Student-to-Student Tips139
Bibliography140
7Planning Instruction141
Fundamental Principles141
Featured Commentary143
Self-Assessment144
Activities
7.1Before We Get into Groups ...147
7.2Oh Right, the Students149
7.3Each and Every Time151
Case Study153
Student-to-Student Tips153
Bibliography153
8Assessment and Evaluation155
Fundamental Principles155
Featured Commentary160
Self-Assessment160
Activities
8.1If You Can See It, You Can Evaluate It163
8.2Assessment and Evaluation165
8.3Feedback, the Breakfast of Champions167
8.4Show and Tell169
Case Study171
Student-to-Student Tips171
Bibliography171
9Reflection and Professional Development173
Fundamental Principles173
Featured Commentary175
Self-Assessment177
Activities
9.1I Did What?179
9.2How Would You Have Handled It?181
9.3A.O.K.183
9.4Dear Diary185
Case Study187
Student-to-Student Tips187
Bibliography188
10Collaboration, Ethics, and Relationships189
Fundamental Principles189
Featured Commentary192
Self-Assessment193
Activities
10.1First Days in the Classroom195
10.2Teacher As a Professional197
Case Study199
Student-to-Student Tips199
Bibliography199
11Documentation and Evidence201
Introduction201
Evidence Forms
11.1Lesson Plan Analysis203
11.2Teaching through Activities205
11.3Giving Directions207
11.4Group Work209
11.5Maintaining and Enforcing Classroom Rules211
11.6The Little Things I Do213
11.7Setting Classroom Rules and Behavior Expectations215
11.8Sample Student Work217
11.9Teaching Facts and Concepts219
11.10Conducting a Whole-Class Discussion221
11.11Organizing Classroom Stuff223
11.12The Successful Teacher225
11.13Picture This!227
11.14Looking Back229
11.15Your Students Did a Great Job!231
11.16Do I Care about My Students?233
11.17Planning a Single Lesson235
11.18Teaching 1, 2, 3, etc.237
11.19Technology Skills Inventory239
11.20Conflicts, Problems, and Troubles241
11.213 Rs--Routines, Routines, Routines243
11.22Activity Log245
11.23Parent and Family Contact Log247
12Beyond Student Teaching249
Introduction249
Finding a Teaching Position249
Portfolios251
Resumes252
Cover Letters253
Teacher Application Forms253
Interviews254
Professional Organizations256
State Certification Offices256
Internet256
Activities
12.1Finding a Teaching Position257
12.2Your Resume259
12.3Cover Letters261
12.4Answering Interview Questions263
12.5Completing a School District Teacher Application Form265
Appendices271
AProfessional Organizations271
BState Certification Offices273
CJob Fair Record Form277
DApplication/Interview Tracking Form279
EEducation Resources281
FInternational Job Search283
GEducational Websites285
Index289

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