Andrea M. Guillaume K-12 Classroom Teaching
A Primer For New Professionals
K-12 Classroom Teaching: A Primer for New Professionals, Fourth Edition is a brief, practical book to help new teachers explore key aspects of classroom teaching during their pre-service program and a must-have resource---providing strategies for learning about students, planning and assessment, instruction, classroom management, defining a personal educational stance and growing professionally---to refer to daily in their first classrooms.
Written in clear, reader-friendly language, the primer is solidly grounded in the newest research (with hundreds of new citations) and reflects understanding of the demands of classrooms today. This edition reflects a conception of inclusive and responsive instruction that encourages teachers to place students and families at the center of each educational decision and build instruction, assessment, and management and discipline approaches "from the ground up" to meet the wide range of students needs in today's classrooms.
This edition also focuses on the demands of the 21st Century and prepares teachers and their students' to develop competencies such as critical and systems thinking; creativity; collaborative skills; and information and technology literacy. Finally, the fourth edition offers teachers practical new coverage of the following topics
- Teaching Methods + Materials / General
- April 1, 2011
- May 27, 2011
- Andrea M. Guillaume