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Classroom Discussions in Education - (Ed Psych Insights) by Karen Murphy (Paperback)
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Classroom discussion is a concept familiar across the field of education and is often employed to support students’ comprehension of text. Edited by a leading expert on classroom discussion, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology research and theory and brings it to a wider audience. Five chapters describe in detail the different approaches to discussion and provide recommendations for best practices and curricular materials for student success. This concise volume is designed for anyeducation course that includes discussion in the curriculum and is indispensible for student researchers and both pre- and in-service teachers alike.