ISBN 9788132116035,Towards the Next Orbit : Corporate Odyssey

Towards the Next Orbit : Corporate Odyssey



SAGE Publications Ltd

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788132116035

ISBN-10 8132116038


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 152 Pages
Language (English)


This third edition of what has become a classic methods text reveals the most current approaches to inspire and motivate students. Donna Walker Tileston engages readers with real-life classroom examples, proven techniques for reaching every learner and up-to-date strategies, all outlined in her reader-friendly style. She incorporates the latest research on brain compatible pedagogy and learning styles throughout the updated chapters on today's most critical topics, including - Using formative assessment for best results - Integrating technology to connect students school and home lives - Differentiating instruction to inspire every student - Connecting with children of various cultures, including those who live in poverty - Creating a collaborative learning environment Each chapter includes helpful lists, charts and graphs. New and veteran teachers will find a treasure trove of invaluable tried-and-true strategies throughout this handy reference.TABLE OF CONTENTS Preface Creating an Environment That Facilitates Learning Differentiating for Different Learning Styles Helping Students Make Connections From Prior Knowledge Teaching for Long Term Memory Constructing Knowledge Through Higher Level Thinking Processes Fostering Collaborative Learning Bridging the Gap Between All Learners Evaluating Learning with Authentic Assessments Encouraging In Depth Understanding with Real World Applications Integrating Technology Seamlessly Into Instruction Putting It All Together References Index