The Teaching for Understanding Guide

The Teaching for Understanding Guide

Book - 1998
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"This handbook will both encourage and assist those teachers who take on the important challenge of helping their students to think deeply and resourcefully and to use that intellectual power constructively."
--Theodore R. Sizer, chairman, Coalition of Essential Schools

Walks teachers through the "teaching for understanding" process. The authors offer classroom examples, practical tips, and worksheets to help clarify the process. They also show how to select engaging and appropriate topics, set coherent unit and course goals, create dynamic learning activities, improve student performance through continual feedback, and more.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass Publishers, c1998
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780787909932
Call Number: 371.102 B629t
Characteristics: xxii, 121 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Teaching for Understanding Project
Alternative Title: Teaching for understanding


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