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Methods for Effective Teaching: Meeting the Needs of All Students, 8th edition

  • Paul R. Burden
  • David M. Byrd

Published by Pearson (May 16th 2018) - Copyright © 2019

8th edition

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Research-based coverage of general teaching methods and contemporary strategies for K-12 classrooms
Methods for Effective Teaching helps teachers with every aspect of their day-to-day responsibilities. Readers learn about everything from planning and choosing the right instructional strategies, to delivering lessons, managing the classroom, disciplining students, assessing progress, and collaborating with colleagues and parents to actively engage students in learning. Numerous features, tables, and lists of recommendations help readers apply concepts and think critically about the decisions they’ll have to make in their teaching careers. All of the content is aligned to professional standards, including the InTASC standards. Additionally, this book is designed to help prepare readers for topics covered on teacher licensure exams, such as the Praxis PLT, and performance assessment evaluations.

This new edition covers contemporary issues such as culturally responsive teaching, differentiated instruction, technology, and data-driven decision making.

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Table of contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS OF TEACHING METHODS
1.Teaching Students in Today’s World

PART II: PLANNING INSTRUCTION
2. Knowing and Connecting with Your Students  
3. The Fundamentals of Planning
4. Planning Lessons and Units

PART III: SELECTING INSTRUCTIONAL STRATEGIES
5. Teacher-Centered Instructional Strategies
6. Student-Centered Instructional Strategies
7. Strategies That Promote Understanding, Thinking, and Engagement

PART IV: MANAGING INSTRUCTION AND THE CLASSROOM
8. Managing Lesson Delivery
9. Classroom Management
10. Classroom Discipline

PART V: ASSESSING AND REPORTING STUDENT PERFORMANCE
11. Assessing Student Performance
12. Grading Systems, Marking, and Reporting

PART VI: WORKING WITH OTHERS
13. Collaborating with Colleagues and Families

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