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(ASCD book, 2013) 7” x 9", 198 pages.
Book Reviews of Teacher Evaluation That Makes a Difference
“Authentic evaluations and finding ways to improve our professionalism are the first in a series of steps we must take to begin this evolution in our education system. The strong, research-based recommendations in Teacher Evaluation That Makes a Difference are a great place to start. I highly recommend this to all educators seeking to enhance their professional lives.”
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What are the secrets to unlocking student success? And what can teachers do to get better at helping students develop deep understanding of content, attain higher-order thinking skills, and become secure, confident, and capable learners? In this book, teacher and professor Jeff Marshall showcases how teaching with intentionality answers these questions.
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.