Educational Psychology Cases for Teacher Decision-Making

Educational Psychology Cases for Teacher Decision-Making

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780135981948
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/24/1998
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 317
Product dimensions: 7.03(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Educational Psychology and Teaching1
Case Studies and Teacher Education2
Sample Case3
Analyzing Cases10
Sample Case Analysis and Decision12
Critique of Sample Analysis and Decision18
Organization of Cases19
Part 1Introduction to Educational Psychology
1Educational Psychology and Teaching21
Part 2Human Development
2To Retain or Not to Retain29
3Baiting the Hook35
4Honesty or Maturity?43
Part 3Cultural Diversity
6Double Trouble61
7Withdrawn Wanda70
8Guys and Dolls78
9Parent Power87
Part 4Learning and Instruction
10Life in an Elementary Classroom97
11Life in a High School Classroom108
12Fractions and Interactions119
13Different Strokes129
14A Class Divided140
15Keeping Your Eyes Open147
16What If They Can't Read?157
17Token Learning164
18Which Is Higher?173
19Plan or Be Planned For181
Part 5Motivation and Classroom Management
20The Glory That Was Greece189
21Meeting Individual Needs196
22The Little Engine That Couldn't204
23The Comedienne213
24Delisha the Disrupter222
25Taking Charge230
26Motivation or Control?239
27The Excesses of Youth246
28The Overstressed Disciplinarian254
Part 6Assessment and Evaluation
29Making the Grade262
30Teaching to the Test269
ATheory Guide279
BUsing Cases in College Teaching281

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