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  • Teaching Recent Global History: Dialogues Among Historians, Social Studies Teachers and Students book cover

    Teaching Recent Global History

    Dialogues Among Historians, Social Studies Teachers and Students, 1st Edition

    By Diana B. Turk, Laura J. Dull, Robert Cohen, Michael R. Stoll

    Teaching Recent Global History explores innovative ways to teach world history, beginning with the early 20th century. The authors’ unique approach unites historians, social studies teachers, and educational curriculum specialists to offer historically rich, pedagogically innovative, and…

    Paperback – 2014-03-12
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  • Teaching U.S. History: Dialogues Among Social Studies Teachers and Historians book cover

    Teaching U.S. History

    Dialogues Among Social Studies Teachers and Historians, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diana Turk, Rachel Mattson, Terrie Epstein, Robert Cohen

    Teaching U.S. History offers an innovative approach to social studies teaching by connecting historians to real-world social studies classrooms and social studies teachers. In an unusual, even unprecedented, dialogue between scholars and practitioners, this book weds historical theory and practice…

    Paperback – 2009-12-17
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  • Teaching Authentic Language Arts in a Test-Driven Era book cover

    Teaching Authentic Language Arts in a Test-Driven Era

    1st Edition

    By Arthur T. Costigan

    Most pre-service education students are enthusiastic about the progressive, constructivist, and student-centered theory and practice advocated in many teacher education programs and by the National Council of Teachers of English. Yet in actual day-to-day practice, teachers often have trouble…

    Paperback – 2007-10-31
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  • Where's the Wonder in Elementary Math?: Encouraging Mathematical Reasoning in the Classroom book cover

    Where's the Wonder in Elementary Math?

    Encouraging Mathematical Reasoning in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Judith McVarish

    This book argues that even in today's high-stakes testing environment, 'teaching to the test' need not be teachers’ only focus as they introduce young children to mathematics. Judith McVarish demonstrates how building a community of learners and using problem solving to engage…

    Paperback – 2007-08-24
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  • Reinventing the Middle School book cover

    Reinventing the Middle School

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas S. Dickinson

    Many contemporary American middle schools are stuck in a state of "arrested development," failing to implement the original concept of middle schools to a varying, though equally corruptive degrees. The individual chapters of the book outline in detail how to counter this dangerous trend, offering…

    Paperback – 2001-03-28
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  • Unauthorized Methods: Strategies for Critical Teaching book cover

    Unauthorized Methods

    Strategies for Critical Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shirley Steinberg, Joe L. Kincheloe

    This work makes accessible and practicable some of the best theoretical innovation in critical pedagogy of the last decade. Issues of knowledge are explored as the authors consider how an integration of popular culture and cultural studies into the lesson plan can enrich and re-invigorate the…

    Paperback – 1998-03-17
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  • Teaching African American Literature: Theory and Practice book cover

    Teaching African American Literature

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maryemma Graham, Sharon Pineault-Burke, Marianna White Davis

    This book is written by teachers interested in bringing African American literature into the classroom. Documented here is the learning process that these educators experienced themselves as they read and discussed the stories & pedagogical.…

    Paperback – 1998-02-17
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  • Real Learning, Real Work: School-to-Work As High School Reform book cover

    Real Learning, Real Work

    School-to-Work As High School Reform, 1st Edition

    By Adria Steinberg

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-11-06
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  • Assessment for Equity and Inclusion: Embracing All Our Children book cover

    Assessment for Equity and Inclusion

    Embracing All Our Children, 1st Edition

    Edited by A. Lin Goodwin

    How students are assessed can determine not only the quality, type, and degree of education they receive, but has long-term consequences for their future. Assessment by standardized testing often labels poor and minority children in ways that exclude them from opportunities, while failing to…

    Paperback – 1997-06-18
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