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Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction for the Thinking Classroom free pdf 'I love the author's delineation of her own understanding of concept-based teaching over an 18-year period. Somehow that humanizes the work of teaching-helps us understand that only as we risk growth will we be able to guide our students in that way as well' - Carol Tomlinson, Professor of Educational Leadership, Curry School of Education, University of Virginia 'A worthwhile and important contribution to the field' - Jay McTighe, Educational Author and Consultant, McTighe and Associates 'Reader friendly, lots of illustrations and examples, personal in tone, and down to earth' - Kathy Hargrove, Associate Dean, School of Education and Human Development, Southern Methodist University Drawing on Lynn Erickson's 15 years experience of working with teachers, curriculum developers, teacher educators, and instructional leaders, this resource offers a complete guide to designing curricula that foster the continuous growth and development of a student's critical, abstract, and creative learning skills.Educators will learn how to: / Bring coherence and clarity to high-quality curriculum design and instructional planning / Teach the way that students' minds learn best / Encourage students' creative and abstract thinking, regardless of level or subject area / Gain the support of headteachers and district administrators

About H. Lynn Erickson

H. Lynn Erickson is an independent consultant assisting schools and districts nationally and internationally with curriculum design. From 1987 to 1994, she was the director of curriculum for the Federal Way Public Schools in Federal Way, Washington. She is a recognized presenter at national conferences, and is featured in the video "Creating Concept-Based Curriculum for Deep Understanding" (produced by the Video Journal) as well as in videos from the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development. Her Corwin Press books include Stirring the Head, Heart, and Soul: Redefining Curriculum, Instruction, and Concept-Based Learning (3rd edition)- Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction for the Thinking Classroom- and Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction: Teaching Beyond the Facts.

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Author : H. Lynn Erickson
Publisher : Corwin Press Inc
Data Published : 06 September 2006
ISBN : 141291700X
EAN : 9781412917001
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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