9780072426663

The Act of Teaching

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072426663

  • ISBN10:

    0072426667

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/1/2002
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill
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Table of Contents

Preface
The Backdrop of Teaching
Factors That Influence How We Teach
Teaching Diverse Children in a Diverse Society
Three Schools of Thought about Learning and Teaching
Getting to Know Your Students
The Act of Teaching
Planning Instruction
Three Instructional Alternatives: Presentation, Discussion, and Independent Study
Four More Instructional Alternatives: Cooperative Learning, Discovery Learning, Direct Instruction, and Individualized Instruction
Evaluating Students' Learning
Reflecting on Teaching
The Effective Teacher
Effective Teachers: Personal Attributes and Characteristics
Effective Teachers: Professional Skills and Abilities
How the Effective Teacher Manages the Classroom
Problems Teachers Face
Practice Teaching Manual
Microteaching: Practicing Critical Teaching Skills
Reflective Teaching: Practicing Being a Thoughtful Practitioner
Room 221: A Simulation: Solving Classroom Problems
Glossary
Indexes
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