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Making Good Teaching Great

Everyday Strategies for Teaching with Impact, 1st Edition

By Todd Whitaker, Annette Breaux


208 pages

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Every good teacher strives to be a great teacher - and this must-have book shows you how! It's filled with practical tips and strategies for connecting with your students in a meaningful and powerful way.

Learn how to improve student learning with easy-to-implement daily activities designed to integrate seamlessly into any day of the school year. This is a readable, hands-on guide for both new and seasoned teachers - complete with "20-Day Reality Checks" so you can reflect on your progress and identify areas for improvement.

Table of Contents

1. First Impression: Positive Expression

2. Permit Where to Sit

3. I Really DO Want to Know About YOU

4. An Official Invite for Back-to-School Night

5. Classroom Management, Part 1

6. Classroom Management, Part 2

7. Classroom Management, Part 3

8. Classroom Management, Part 4

9. Classroom Management, Part 5

10. The Plan Revealed, Not Concealed

11. Promises, Promises

12. Your Opinions, Please

13. The Results Are In

14. Pass the Envelope

15. Planning, Part 1

16. Planning, Part 2

17. Planning, Part 3

18. Planning, Part 4

19. Planning, Part 5

20. 20-Day Reality Check

21. What I Learned/What I’ll Do Differently

And much more . . .

About the Authors

Annette Breaux is an internationally-renowned speaker and bestselling author of numerous books on teaching, learning, and leading. She is best known for her work in the areas of classroom management and new-teacher induction.

Todd Whitaker is a leading presenter in the field of education and the author of more than 30 books for teachers and school leaders. He is a professor of educational leadership at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana.

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