ERIC Number: ED470730
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Videos for Teachers: Successful Teaching Strategies in Elementary and Middle School Classrooms. [CD-ROM].
Teachers Network, New York, NY.
This CD-ROM provides information on successful teaching strategies for elementary and middle school teachers. One section offers links to curriculum and lesson planning strategies in the areas of English as a Second Language, library, arts, classroom management, English/language arts, foreign languages, global education, health/physical education, instructional inquiry, mathematics, relations, service learning, special education, technology, and business education. Another section offers tips in such areas as getting started, adapting teaching style to student learning style, teacher-family relationships, professional development, and early literacy education. The CD-ROM provides links to five videos entitled: "Real Math" (math staff development and best practices in teaching math); "Energy Transfer" (a collaborative science project); "Monsters and Myths" (a humanities unit for middle school students); "The Bleeding Edge" (a thematic interdisciplinary art project that uses the theme of blood and circulation); and "Fishbowl" (using action research to achieve standards). (SM)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Action Research, Art Education, Classroom Techniques, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Humanities Instruction, Lesson Plans, Mathematics Education, Middle Schools, Planning, Science Education, Teaching Methods, Videotape Recordings
Teachers Network, 285 West Broadway, Suite 540, New York, NY 10013 ($19.95). Tel: 212-966-5582; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.teachersnetwork.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Teachers Network, New York, NY.
Note: For the CD-ROM on middle and high school, see SP 041 217.