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Enhancing the Art & Science of Teaching With Technology demonstrates the importance of educational technology, which is quickly becoming an essential component in effective teaching. Authors Sonny Magaña and Robert J. Marzano provide targeted advice on seamlessly incorporating educational technology in teachers’ current instructional practices. This book includes over one hundred strategies, organized under forty-one elements of effective teaching, to help K–12 teachers use educational technology effectively. Each chapter also includes a vignette showing the strategies in action.
Part of The Classroom Strategies Series, this clear, highly practical guide follows the series format, first summarizing key research and then translating it into recommendations for classroom practice. Like all books in this series, it includes both reproducible comprehension questions and answers that deepen readers’ understanding of its tips and strategies. Additionally, the authors include a glossary of classroom-relevant technology terms.
Enhancing the Art & Science of Teaching With Technology is a self-study text that readers can use often in order to effectively blend technology and classroom practices.
(Marzano Research Laboratory book, 2013) 8 1/2" x 11", 216 pages.
Increasing students’ vocabulary is vital to their reading and learning success, and promoting the use of academic language in speech and writing will also encourage further understanding. In this guide, you will find strategies, games, and classroom essentials you can use to create vocab lesson plans that are both exciting and effective. Discover ways to engage students in vocab learning with word walls, learning stations, and brain-compatible lessons. Explore strategies and rubrics for assessing vocabulary learning, and plan how to team with your colleagues to increase vocabulary across your grade level or school.
Improving classroom discussion begins with transforming the roles of students and teachers. This guide details crucial teaching practices to help students take a leading role in their learning. Filled with tips, strategies, and examples, this guide can show any teacher how to better help students speak and listen to one another in ways that help them make meaning and increase their understanding.