ERIC Number: ED399261
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching in the Real World.
This publication, designed for those entering or new to the field of teaching, offers a fresh perspective and practical guidance on how to avoid and deal with a variety of problems common to middle and high school classrooms. The issues of management, routines and procedures, behavioral approaches, and instructional strategies are discussed in the context of the teacher-student relationship. Topics range from structuring classroom time and space and student responsibility to using technology in the classroom, dealing with complaints, handling one's own mistakes, and recognizing success. Specific classroom activities are suggested, along with several alternative strategies for dealing with specific difficulties. The appendices include a glossary of teaching strategies and sources of teacher support materials. (ND)
Descriptors: Beginning Teachers, Classroom Design, Classroom Techniques, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Strategies, High Schools, Middle Schools, Secondary Education, Student Behavior, Student Responsibility, Teacher Student Relationship, Teaching Methods, Theory Practice Relationship, Time Management
Teacher Ideas Press/Libraries Unlimited, P.O. Box 6633, Englewood, CO 80155-6633 ($21.50; $26 outside North America).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A