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More best practices for middle school classrooms

More best practices for middle school classrooms

what award-winning teachers do

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Published by Corwin Press in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle school teachers -- United States -- Case Studies,
  • Middle school teachers -- United States -- Case Studies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditor Randi Stone.
    GenreCase Studies
    ContributionsStone, Randi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1623.5 .M667 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23862280M
    ISBN 109781412963428
    LC Control Number2009043852
    OCLC/WorldCa432993429

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Best-selling author Randi Stone brings together a collection of best classroom practices by award-winning teachers from schools throughout the United States to inspire new and experienced middle school teachers with time-tested ideas.

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Making Middle Grades Work (MMGW) has taken up the mantle of helping middle grades schools, teachers and leaders succeed in this mission. A key element of achieving success for middle grades schools is implementation of MMGW ’s 10 Best Practices.

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This section reviews the literature on best practices in middle schoolFile Size: KB. The EdSource study is “a very tight, well-done study,” and gives more clarity to the kinds of practices that are effective for schools serving students in the middle grades, said Deborah Kasak Author: Mary Ann Zehr.

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More best practices for middle school classrooms: what award-winning teachers do. [Randi Stone;] Award-winning teachers describe their successful practices for effectively managing classrooms, using technology, and teaching across the curriculum at the middle school level. the lessons in this book are very well written and provide more.

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Dealing with student misbehavior and encouraging student motivation are two of the most important concerns for new teachers. Classroom Management for Middle and High School Teachers, Ninth Edition, provides new and experienced teachers with the skills, approaches, and strategies necessary to establish effective management systems in the secondary-school classroom.Practices vary greatly among teachers in the same school—and even worse, the practices best supported by research are rarely in evidence.

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