ERIC Number: EJ634869
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Direct Instruction: Teaching for Generalization, Application and Integration of Knowledge.
Tarver, Sara G.
Learning Disabilities: A Multidisciplinary Journal, v10 n4 p201-07 Fall 2000
This article presents the goals, philosophy, and theory of the Direct Instruction model. The theory stresses the learning of generalizations with multiple examples through a highly structured curriculum. Connections between theory and practice are illustrated with a variety of examples of thinking operations from Direct Instruction programs. Specific teaching techniques and research on the model's instructional effectiveness are noted. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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