ERIC Number: ED468992
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
The Best of Works4Me: Winning Tips from Classroom Teachers. NEA Checklist Series.
National Education Association, Washington, DC.
This book presents a collection of tips focused around six themes. In "Teaching Techniques," teachers share ways in which they have increased their effectiveness and enhanced their interaction with students. "Content" provides methods of delivering art, science, reading, and other subjects in ways that will inspire and motivate students. "Getting Organized" tackles the time drain related to paperwork, offering ways to creatively organize paperwork and materials so that teachers can spend more time on students. "Managing Your Classroom" provides tips to help teachers strike the right balance between freedom and discipline to achieve a well-run classroom. "School Relationships" presents tips on working collaboratively with parents, colleagues, and a range of other individuals to build a strong network of support. In "Using Technology," teachers share ways the have used digital photography, the Internet, and other tools to improve student learning. Next to each tip is a small checkbox for marking off effective suggestions. (SM)
Descriptors: Classroom Techniques, Computer Uses in Education, Discipline, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Internet, Parent Teacher Cooperation, Student Behavior, Student Motivation, Teacher Collaboration, Teacher Student Relationship, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.