The workshop lessons helped the participants to understand learning theories that are relevant to the use of interactive technology in support of effective instruction
and appraise effective teaching and instructional approaches that are focused on increasing learners' participation and engagement.
Their topics include assessment: the cornerstone of effective instruction
, the placement process in physical education, managing student behavior, transition planning, sport skills, recreation and leisure skills, and health and fitness.
Collaborative Teams That Transform Schools: The Next Step in PLCs" includes: A model of effective instruction
and strategies for direct instruction; An exploration of resources for collaborative teams to use as they have honest and challenging discussions, set and monitor norms, and focus on the right work; Charting progress and transformation with self-evaluation surveys; study vignettes that depict how real schools have successfully implemented the strategies outlined in each chapter; Answers to comprehension questions to review each chapter's main points.
Design is the fundamental element of effective instruction
Where major activities or investments in classroom practices for effective instruction
have been made without any evidence of impact on student learning outcomes, brief note can be made (negative outcomes or absence of outcomes), assuming that the data demonstrating the absence of impact exists.
Dual language learners: Effective instruction
in early childhood.
This research coupled with the challenges facing students and teachers propelled the authors to focus their aim in development of effective instruction
and "to link a practical understanding of intelligence, potential and plasticity with functional frameworks for increasing student achievement, putting the brain and body to work in learning and powering learning through metacognition.
Essays on the Core Principles of Effective Instruction
He outlines the most important aspects of assessment for learning, sound grading practices, effective instruction
, and positive relationships that teachers should emphasize, and how these ideas can be put into practice at the classroom or school level.
They emphasize the use of scientifically based teaching to provide effective instruction
for all students.
for Struggling Readers, K-6, edited by Barbara M.
The first part of the book focuses on the proactive, class-wide systems that need to be implemented to provide effective instruction