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ERIC Number: EJ820969
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Oct
Pages: 1
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-1053-6728
The Right Stuff: Sometimes You Find the Perfect Job and Sometimes It Finds You
Technology & Learning, v29 n3 p50 Oct 2008
Edward Foote is a special education teacher at Jefferson Avenue Elementary School in Fairport, New York. Foote's fourth- and fifth-grade students, who he teaches in a self-contained classroom and also in inclusion classes with the general student population, have disabilities that range from severe physical and emotional needs to autism. His teaching results are impressive: Last year the reading levels of his fourth graders increased more than a grade and a half within one year, and behavioral issues have decreased by over one half. This article describes the successful teaching strategies of Foote.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Grade 4; Grade 5
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New York