Best Practice, Fourth Edition: Bringing Standards to Life in America's Classrooms
"The single most powerful variable in student achievement is the quality of teaching. But what does qualitymean? What does it look like in real classrooms? It looks like the teaching in this book."
Best Practiceis back, and with itSteve Zemelman, Smokey Daniels, andArthur Hyde invite you to greet today's most important educational challenges with proven, state-of-the-art teaching. Linguistic diversity, technology, Common Core, high-stakes testing-no matter the hurdle, Best Practice teaching supports powerful learning across our profession.
Best Practice, Fourth Edition, is the ultimate guide to teaching excellence. Its framework of seven Best Practice Structures and cutting-edge implementation strategies are proven across the grades and subject areas. BP4 creates common ground for teachers, leaders, and principals by recommending practices drawn from the latest scientific research, professional consensus, and the innovative classrooms of exemplary teachers.
BP4 puts top-quality teaching at the fingertips of individual practitioners by sharing real-life instructional scenes that define classroom excellence, increase learning, and improve students' life opportunities. It's also more valuable than ever to PLCs and school reform initiatives thanks to:
This new educational era demands highly-effective, high-quality instruction that makes a difference for students. Fortunately with Zemelman, Daniels, and Hyde's help every educator can be a world-class, life-changing teacher-a Best Practice teacher.
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Review: Best Practice: Bringing Standards to Life in America's ClassroomsUser Review - MR. D. - Goodreads
I highly recommend this book to any educator, but especially elementary teachers. The authors do a fantastic job of identifying useful research, practices, and raising concerns teachers may have. The ... Read full review
Review: Best Practice: Bringing Standards to Life in America's ClassroomsUser Review - Nicole Homich - Goodreads
Still in the process, but this book is blowing my mind right now. Read full review
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