What Great Teachers Do Differently 14 Things That Matter Most

ISBN-10: 1930556691

ISBN-13: 9781930556690

Edition: 2004

Authors: Todd Whitaker

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Describes the beliefs, behaviors, attitudes, and interactions that form the fabric of life in our best classrooms and schools
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List price: $29.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Eye On Education, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/10/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.814
Language: English

About the Author
Why Look at Great?
Studying Effective Teachers
It's People, Not Programs
It's People, Not Programs
How Open Classrooms Got Started
Assertive Discipline-the Problem or the Solution?
It's Not What You Do, It's How You Do It
The Poor Lecturer's Classroom
The Power of Expectations
Stop the Thumping!
Set Expectations at the Start of the Year
We Are Still Undefeated
Prevention Versus Revenge
When a Student Misbehaves
Sending Students to the Office
"Nuthin' Happened"
A Teacher's Bag of Tricks
Respect Your Students, Their Parents-and Yourself
Twenty-Four Students on the Side of the Teacher
Restoring Trust
High Expectations-for Whom?
Are High Expectations Important?
Who Is the Variable?
Who Is the Variable in the Classroom?
What If the Students Do Poorly?
Hey, Who's Responsible Around Here?
How Do We Deal With the Demands of Others?
Ten Days out of Ten
We Never Forget That One Time
You Do Not Have to Like the Students
The Power of Praise
Five Things That Help Praise Work
Too Much Nice
The Teacher Is the Filter
How Is Your Day Going?
The Angry Parent
When the Teacher Sneezes
One Goal, Every Day
Where the Elite Meet?
The World Outside School
This Is the Worst Group of Kids We've Ever Had
Perception Can Become Reality
Don't Need to Repair-Always Do Repair
Some Never Need to Repair-But Always Do
Some Always Need to Repair-But Never Do
I Am Sorry That Happened
The Highway Patrol
Ability to Ignore
Hey, Pretzel Face!
Ignoring Minor Errors
Handling the High Achievers
Random or Plandom?
Why Does Jimmy Always Pick Billy?
The All-school Assembly
The Faculty Meeting
Base Every Decision on the Best People
Shoplifters Will Be Prosecuted!
This Means You!
What Will My Best Students Think?
My Best Students "Will Be Fine" No Matter What
The Teacher's Pet
In Every Situation, Ask Who Is Most Comfortable and Who Is Least Comfortable
Treat Everyone As If They Were Good
Uncomfortable Feelings Make People Change-One Way or Another
Pay for Performance
What About These Darn Standardized Tests?
Without Success, Tests Become the School
Raise Those Test Scores!
Effective Teachers Keep Testing in Perspective
So, You Want to Improve Your Reading Scores?
Make It Cool to Care
Make It Cool to Care
The Great Teacher
Merry Christmas, Everyone!
Who Are the Legends?
Touch the Heart, Then Teach the Child
Clarifying Your Core
Fourteen Things That Matter Most
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