Are there ways to prevent misbehavior? What about establishing
rules? How can teachers increase student motivation for academic
tasks? What about Token economies? How can teachers decrease
unwanted behavior? Find answer to these and many such questions
that a teacher faces.
Conflicts in the Classroom
Read about the structure of children's conflict, the role
of age and gender in conflict, contexts of children's conflict,and
implications for teachers that can be drawn from the research
on children's conflicts.
for Science Literacy, a Report
Science, mathematics, and technology will be at the center
of radical change - causing it, shaping it, responding to
it. Therefore, they will be essential to the education of
todays children for tomorrows world. What should
the substance and character of such education be?The purpose
of this report is to propose an answer to that question.
Instruction, an Educational Technique
"If the child hasn't learned, the teacher hasn't taught."
That's the philosophy behind Direct Instruction, an educational
technique that challenges the mantras of modern bureaucrats.
The term "Direct Instruction" refers to a rigorously
developed, highly scripted method for teaching that is fast-paced
and provides constant interaction between students and the
MANAGEMENT FOR DEAF AND HARD-OF-HEARING STUDENTS
Just a few tricks to keep kids organized and to integrate
language and literacy development throughout the day.Use checklists
(computer produced & laminated) that the students use
to get ready for school and to go home. Use pictures alone,
pictures & words, pictures & phrases, and sentences
to help kids ready themselves.Include such things as classroom
jobs, handing in school/home communication books, ordering
lunch, saying good morning to teachers, etc. on these lists.
This builds literacy, independence.