The Cleopatra Teacher Rules instructs teachers on how to use potent engagement strategies as the premise for delivering quality instruction to students. Dr. Yisrael thoroughly describes how teachers can create a supportive learning classroom environment that fosters high student achievement by using five basic teaching principles – inspired by the life of Queen Cleopatra of ancient Egypt. The concepts outlined in this book describes how teachers can create interesting lessons, eliminate many adverse student behaviors, use different modalities to meet students’ academic needs, maximize instructional time within the classroom, and develop and maintain positive relationships with parents. This book is the ultimate guide for teachers who want to improve their overall practice and effectiveness. Armed with the right teaching strategies and learning principles, all teachers can truly make a significant difference in the quality of instruction delivered to students. They can go beyond the limitations experienced by many teaching professionals in today’s educational climate. They can rule!
|Publisher:||Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)|
About the Author
Dr. Sean B. Yisrael is quickly becoming one of the leading voices of the public school reform movement in America. He is also the author of Classroom Management: A Guide for Urban School Teachers, The 12 Laws of Urban School Leadership, The Hard Truth, and The Warrior Principal. To learn more about Dr. Yisrael and his books visit his website www.seanyisrael.com.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Critical Issues Affecting Public School Teachers
Chapter 2: Rule #1Know Your Students Thoroughly
Chapter 3: Rule #2 Be a Facilitator
Chapter 4: Rule #3 Create Interesting Lessons
Chapter 5: Rule #4 Manage the Classroom and the Students Will Follow
Chapter 6: Rule #5 Create and Maintain Good Relationships with Parents
Conclusion: Elements of Effective Teaching