NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Author
Ediger, Marlow671
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 31 to 45 of 671 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Journal of Instructional Psychology, 2011
Mathematics teachers must expect reasonably high standards of achievement from pupils. Too frequently, pupils attain at a substandard level and more optimal achievement is necessary. Thus, pupils should have self esteem needs met in the school and classroom setting. Thus, learners feel that mathematics is worthwhile and effort must be put forth to…
Descriptors: Self Esteem, Mathematics Achievement, Mathematics Teachers, Empathy
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Journal of Instructional Psychology, 2011
Proficiency in oral communication is necessary in school and in society. To do well in the different curriculum areas, pupils must speak with clarity and understanding. For example, in a discussion group in the social studies involving the topic "the pros and cons of raising taxes," pupils need to express knowledgeable ideas with appropriate voice…
Descriptors: Speech Communication, Semantics, Syntax, State Standards
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – College Student Journal, 2011
The use of learning stations is an approach to meet needs of pupils in achievement. Here, pupils may make choices in terms of what to learn. From a learning station, a pupil may select learning activities to complete, be they individual or committee endeavors. Activities might also be chosen on the basis of learning styles. A pupil may prefer to…
Descriptors: Learning Centers (Classroom), Units of Study, Social Studies, Concept Formation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Education, 2011
The use of learning stations is an approach to meet needs of pupils in achievement. Here, pupils may make choices in terms of what to learn. From a learning station, a pupil may select learning activities to complete, be they individual or committee endeavors. Activities might also be chosen on the basis of learning styles. A pupil may prefer to…
Descriptors: Concept Formation, Units of Study, Students, Social Studies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Reading Improvement, 2011
Pupil/teacher interaction provides opportunities for many kinds of learning experiences. Within the reading curriculum, there are a plethora of activities in oral communication and working together harmoniously. Thus from every day experiences, the teacher may communicate verbally what he/she has read in an interesting, informative manner on the…
Descriptors: Speech Communication, Reading Instruction, Learning Experience, Aptitude Treatment Interaction
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Education, 2011
Which is the better approach in pupil learning--working together in collaborative situations or working by the self in ongoing learning activities? Howard Gardner (1993), Harvard University psychologist, emphasized that these are two different intelligences. Collaboration is preferred by selected pupils in learning. These learners do best when…
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Independent Study, Group Activities, Individual Activities
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Reading Improvement, 2010
Data based instruction has received much attention in educational literature. It relates well to measurement driven teaching and learning. Data may come from several sources including mandated tests, district wide testing, formative and summative evaluations, as well as teacher written tests. Objective information is intended for use in data based…
Descriptors: Reading Instruction, Reading Research, Data, Theory Practice Relationship
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Journal of Instructional Psychology, 2010
A quality children's literature program needs to be correlated with ongoing science lessons and units of study. It can enhance and enrich the science curriculum. Pupils tend to enjoy reading library books and the the literature may assist pupils to explore topics in greater depth. In addition to science experiments, demonstrations, and…
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Units of Study, Interests, Literature Appreciation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Journal of Instructional Psychology, 2010
Quality sequence in the social studies is of utmost importance. Sequence emphasizes "when" selected concepts should be stressed in ongoing lessons and units of study. The social studies teacher needs to observe pupils carefully in teaching and learning situations to ascertain suitable, ordered experiences for pupils. Pupils face frustration if the…
Descriptors: Units of Study, Social Studies, Curriculum Development, Sequential Approach
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Education, 2010
Data driven decision making emphasizes the importance of the teacher using objective sources of information in developing the social studies curriculum. Too frequently, decisions of teachers have been made based on routine and outdated methods of teaching. Valid and reliable tests used to secure results from pupil learning make for better…
Descriptors: Data, Decision Making, Social Studies, Standardized Tests
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – College Student Journal, 2010
Basal textbooks are rather popular for social studies teachers to use in the classroom setting. There are selected reasons for this occurring. They do provide beginning and new teachers a framework for ongoing lessons and units of study. The accompanying Manual provides suggestions for learning activities for learners to pursue. Evaluation…
Descriptors: Textbooks, Social Studies, Teaching Methods, Textbook Evaluation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Journal of Instructional Psychology, 2009
Teachers are being increasingly held accountable for their quality of student instruction. They need to prepare well for each lesson taught and provide for individual differences among learners. Documentation of teaching success is desired. Tracking results of teacher effectiveness is salient. Thus, there needs to be an effective approach to use…
Descriptors: Teacher Effectiveness, Individual Differences, Social Studies, Teacher Evaluation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Education, 2009
Today's school principal has a plethora of duties and responsibilities. Among many others, he/she is expected to supervise and monitor teacher progress in the classroom. Too frequently in the past, principals performed largely management duties in schools, but now each principal must also assist in teaching and learning situations. How might the…
Descriptors: Principals, Administrator Role, Administrator Responsibility, Instructional Leadership
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – Education, 2009
The student teacher being supervised in the public school soon becomes a full time, licensed teacher. Student teaching is perceived to be the cap stone or final course in undergraduate preparation before entering the profession of being a teacher. It carries much responsibility for the cooperating teacher and the university supervisor in assisting…
Descriptors: Student Teaching, Student Teachers, Public Schools, Teaching Experience
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Ediger, Marlow – College Student Journal, 2009
The debate has gone on for some time in terms of which is more salient for the teacher to be well versed in, mathematical content versus methods and approaches in teaching. Both are salient. They cannot be separated from each other. The mathematics teacher must indeed have broad, in-depth knowledge of subject matter as well as in teaching and…
Descriptors: Teacher Characteristics, Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction, Teaching Methods
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8  |  9  |  10  |  11  |  ...  |  45