ERIC Number: ED431753
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Taming the Time Stealers. Tricks of the Trade from Organized Teachers.
Gore, M. C.; Dowd, John F.
This book presents a guide to help teachers manage the multitude of diverse tasks that make up a busy school day. Practical ideas from classroom teachers help educators organize their time and memory. The book offers checklists, rubrics, forms, charts, and reproducible materials to free teachers from having to remember every detail. There are 12 chapters: (1) "Organizing Your Time and Memory," (2) "Buried Under Administrative Paperwork?" (3) "Managing Instructional Print Material," (4) "Corralling Nonprint Materials," (5) "Dejunking: Taking the Cure," (6) "Decisions: From Simple to Complex," (7) "Organizing Your Teaching," (8) "Helping Students Learn to Organize Themselves," (9) "Teaching Students with Special Needs," (10) "Working with Parents," (11) "Requesting Assistance," and (12) "Organizational Strategies for Your Soul." (Contains 22 references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Decision Making, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Lesson Plans, Memory, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Planning, Printed Materials, Special Needs Students, Standardized Tests, Student Behavior, Teachers, Teaching Skills, Time Management
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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