This refreshingly frank handbook shows teachers how to close the achievement gap in their classrooms by teaching students innovative paths to academic success. Drawing on over 20 yearsa experience, Kelley presents straightforward strategies for helping learners improve their grades and test scores and experience greater school engagementaall while streamlining the teacheras work to yield maximum efficiency. Strategies include team-grading essays, using Socratic seminars and sworn statements, allowing for re-dos, and ruthlessly pruning assignments, among others. Often humorous and irreverent in tone, this guide will be the talk of the break room. Includes online digital content.peer editing, 20, 22a23, 24, 30, 92, 100 peer review, 93 relationship with teachers, 31a35, 56a67, 103, 119, 160, 161 things ... See Teaching assistant (TA) Teacher burnout, 95a98 Action Plan, 98, 103 focus on things you can do, 97a98, 103 rates of, ... system, 128a130 Training, 29a30 TRF (tutorial request form), 44, 45 Tutor Appreciation Day, 49 Tutorial request form (TRF), 44, 45 Tyraa#39;s story, 126a127anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Free Spirit Publishing - 2015-04-15|