Best Practice, Third Edition : Today's Standards for Teaching and Learning in America's Schools

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2005-04-27
  • Publisher: HEINEMAN
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Recognizing that the themes of American education have changed dramatically, Steven Zemelman, Harvey Daniels, and Arthur Hyde reconvened, and their new edition provides fresh, inspiring examples of state-of-the-art teaching methods in action.

Author Biography

Arthur Hyde is a professor of mathematics education at National-Louis University.

Table of Contents

Renewing our schools : the progressive consensusp. 1
Best practice in readingp. 36
Best practice in writingp. 78
Best practice in mathematicsp. 106
Best practice in sciencep. 140
Best practice in social studiesp. 170
Best practice in visual art, music, dance, and theaterp. 195
The seven structures of best practice teachingp. 227
Making the transitionp. 266
Will it work in city schools?p. 294
Best practice works : the proof and the pendulump. 312
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