UPC 9780470585269 Teaching How to Learn in a What-to-Learn Culture
ISBN 9780470585269 - Teaching How to Learn in a What-to-Learn Culture
ISBN 9780470585269 Teaching How to Learn in a What-to-Learn Culture
Description
Practical ideas for teaching students the skills they need to really learnThis vital teachers' resource answers such questions as "Can intelligence be developed? Do teacher expectations shape student learning? How can I make learning 'stick' for my students?" Drawing from theory and research in learning, this book offers clear, practical guidance along with inspirational ideas to show how teachers can enable students to gain both the cognitive competence and confidence needed to succeed academically. Offers techniques for students to develop their reading, writing, and math abilitiesProvides suggestions for helping students build perseverance and diligent work habitsHelps cultivate students'