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The Classroom Teacher's Survival Guide: Practical Strategies, Management Techniques and Reproducibles for New and Experienced Teachers

 
 
 
 
The Classroom Teacher's Survival Guide: Practical Strategies, Management Techniques and Reproducibles for New and Experienced Teachers
Author: Ronald L. Partin
ISBN 13: 9780470453643
ISBN 10: 470453648
Edition: 3
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Publication Date: 2009-10-19
Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
List Price: $29.95
 
 

Designed for new and experienced teachers alike, this highly accessible resource offers a treasure trove of classroom-tested tips and strategies for solving the everyday problems teachers face.

Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition includes new sections on English language learners, inquiry-based learning, classroom technology, positive teacher-student relationships, and wrapping up the school year effectively. The book also features the real-world advice and ready-to-use activities that have made previous editions so popular.

Veteran educator Ronald Partin offers valuable guidance for solving even the most daunting classroom challenges:

THE BASIC TEACHER TOOLKIT: Creating a Supportive Learning Environment from Day One . . . Nurturing Positive Student Behavior . . . Time Management and Organization

ESSENTIALS FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING: Creating Successful Lessons . . . Interactive Teaching and Learning Strategies . . . Assessment and Testing Tools

STRIVING FOR EXCELLENCE: Building a Learning Community . . . Staying on Top of Your Game? . . . Helpful Resources for Teachers

The third edition also features many new forms, pre-written letters, checklists, and worksheets, many of which are available for free web download.

Praise for The Classroom Teacher's

Survival Guide, Third Edition

"Provides a rich recipe book or, depending on your generation, a drop-down menu of multiple options for teachers to use immediately and with tremendous success." — from the foreword by Stephen G. Barkley, executive vice president, Performance Learning Systems, Inc.

"I find that every now and then I need to look at something new to re-energize myself for better planning and more effective teaching; this book does just that."—Leila Giesenschlag, elementary teacher, North Carolina

"Expands some of the best features of the earlier editions. . . . I especially like the section on interactive teaching and learning strategies and the chapter on 'Building a Learning Community.' This text is a gem!"—Tom McDaniel, senior vice president, Converse College, Spartanburg, South Carolina