No More Mindless Homework

Author: Kathy Collins
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780325092812
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" Kathy Collins and Janine Bempechat take on the stormy topic of homework by re-focusing the conversation from "to assign or not to assign" to how we can design engaging homework that harnesses children's interests and fosters their ...

No More Low Expectations For English Learners

Author: Julie Nora
Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books
ISBN: 9780325074719
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In No More Low Expectations for English Learners, esteemed EL researcher Jana Echevarria argues that teacher attitude affects student achievement, and describes what best practice methods for supporting ELs academic achievement look like.

No More Independent Reading Without Support

Author: Debbie Miller
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780325049045
Size: 35.83 MB
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" Read No More Independent Reading Without Support and find out how. About the Not This, But That Series No More Independent Reading Without Support is part of the Not This, But That series, edited by Nell K. Duke and Ellin Oliver Keene.

The Homework Myth

Author: Alfie Kohn
Publisher: Da Capo Press
ISBN: 0738211346
Size: 71.49 MB
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Pointing to stories of parents who have fought back-and schools that have proved educational excellence is possible without homework-Kohn demonstrates how we can rethink what happens during and after school in order to rescue our families ...

Rethinking Homework

Author: Cathy Vatterott
Publisher: ASCD
ISBN: 1416608257
Size: 67.83 MB
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Instead, the author urges educators to replace the "old paradigm" (characterized by longstanding cultural beliefs, moralistic views, the puritan work ethic, and behaviorist philosophy) with a "new paradigm" based on the following elements: ...

No Fears No Excuses

Author: Larry Smith
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544663284
Size: 28.35 MB
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This is a typical result of how I feel after chatting with Larry.” —M.

Rest

Author: Alex Soojung-Kim Pang
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241974348
Size: 52.17 MB
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In our 24-7 global economy, rest feels like a luxury at best and a weakness at worst. We see work and rest as competitors - but what if they're actually partners in a productive, balanced life?

Reading For Real

Author: Kathy Collins
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571107037
Size: 67.44 MB
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The book offers step-by-step support for implementing these classroom reading clubs, including: specific suggestions for planning cycles of reading clubs; detailed charts with a variety of teaching ideas that can be implemented immediately; ...