The Death of Progressive Education How Teachers Lost Control of the Classroom
The first authoritative survey of the changing politics of the classroom since the Second World War. It charts the process by which society moved away from being one in which teachers decided both the content of the school curriculum and how it would be taught towards the present situation in which a host of external influences dictate the nature o...
The Call Center Dictionary by Madeline Bodin and Keith DawsonThe Call Center Dictionary is a glossary of all terms and words related to the call center industry. If you are planning to work in a call center or just wont to the jargon, this book is for you. The Call Center Dictionary contains all the information about call centers' technical terms.
The Building Blocks of Preschool Success
Written expressly for preschool teachers, this engaging book explains the "whats," "whys," and "how-tos" of implementing best practices for instruction in the preschool classroom. The authors show how to target key areas of language and literacy development across the entire school day, including whole-group and small-group activities, center time,...
Tense Drills by IW Higgins and DJ ShoebridgeThis book provides material and ideas for systematic oral practice in the use of tenses. It is for teachers of English as a second or foreign language and the advanced student working on his own. The drills are of different types and are graded Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced.
Teacher Professional Development for Improving Quality of Teaching
This book makes a major contribution to knowledge and theory by drawing implications of teacher effectiveness research for the field of teacher training and professional development. The first part of the book provides a critical review of research on teacher training and professional development and illustrates the limitations of the main approach...
Scholastic Skill-Building Morning JumpstartsSuper, Reproducible Practice Pages That Reinforce Skills in Vocabulary, Grammar, Handwriting, Math and More! Looking for an instant, skill-building routine to get kids on task and ready for learning? Kids can complete these fun, reproducible activity sheets on their own in the morning, at the end of the day, or anytime!
Seven Ideas that Shook the Universe 2nd EditionHere are seven of the most important ideas in physics-ideas that shattered the assumptions of dogmatists, philosophers and scientists-explained simply and elegantly. And you don't need a background in mathematics or science to enjoy this fascinating book.
Punctuation in Practice 3rd Grade WorkbookThis Workbook helps children practise Punctuation and Capitalization. There are several creative ways to review writing offered here which explore the mechanics of writing in different situations. Answer sheets are supplied at the end of the book.
Principles of Learning and MemoryPrinciples of Learning and Memory presents state-of-the-art reviews that cover the experimental analysis of behavior, as well as the biological basis of learning and memory, and that overcome traditional borders separating disciplines.
Phonemic Awareness Grade Level Pre K-2
Playing with Sounds to Strengthen Beginning Reading Skills Experts are raving about this "must-have" resource for primary teachers that includes dozens of fun activities to help children listen to language and play with sounds. Activity cards can be cut out and laminated to create a handy reference file of fun ideas. A wide selection of reproducibl...