Introduction to Teaching: Helping Students Learn

Introduction to Teaching: Helping Students Learn

By: Annette Johnson (author), Diann Musial (author), James Johnson (author), Robb Cooper (contributor), Jim Lockard (contributor)Paperback

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Introduction to Teaching: Helping Students Learn introduces prospective teachers to the dynamic world of teaching and learning. It provides clear sets of ideas, exciting student-focused learning activities, rich examples and case studies, varied self-assessments, and thoughtful reflective exercises that bring about personal meaning and understanding. This active learning approach enables students both to create a knowledge core and to develop critical thinking tools that they need to adequately meet the challenges of a fast-paced, highly connected society. The text also provides essential information, correlated with INTASC and INCATE standards.

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About Author

James Johnson is professor emeritus of education at Northern Illinois University and author of numerous titles in education including Foundations of American Education: Perspectives on Education in a Changing World, 14/e. Diann Musial is professor emeritus of education at Northern Illinois University and co-author of Foundations of American Education: Perspectives on Education in a Changing World, 14/e. Annette Johnson is an educator and International Educational Travel Consultant.

Contents

Part 1 Part One: Exploring Education as a Career Chapter 2 Chapter 1: Preparing to Teach Part 3 Part Two: Uncovering the Foundations of Education Chapter 4 Chapter 2: Understanding Social Context Chapter 5 Chapter 3: Addressing Diversity in School Life Chapter 6 Chapter 4: Learning from Educational Pioneers and their Teaching Tools Chapter 7 Chapter 5: Evolving Your Educational Philosophy Part 8 Part Three: Working with Students Chapter 9 Chapter 6: Learning About Learners Chapter 10 Chapter 7: Developing Student Learning Materials and Methods Chapter 11 Chapter 8: Enhancing Learning with Technology Chapter 12 Chapter 9: Evaluating Student Learning Part 13 Part Four: Organizing and Financing Schools Chapter 14 Chapter 10: Joining the Leadership Team in your School Chapter 15 Chapter 11: Learning from Education Law, Policy and Politics Part 16 Part Five: Embarking on an Exciting Educational Future Chapter 17 Chapter 12: Making a Difference as an Educator

Product Details

  • publication date: 05/09/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780742561700
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 442
  • ID: 9780742561700
  • weight: 912
  • ISBN10: 0742561704

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