Lemov, Doug

Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques that Put Students on the Path to College

Lemov, Doug - Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques that Put Students on the Path to College, ebook


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Teach Like a Champion offers effective teaching techniques to help teachers, especially those in their first few years, become champions in the classroom. These powerful techniques are concrete, specific, and are easy to put into action the very next day. Training activities at the end of each chapter help the reader further their understanding through reflection and application of the ideas to their own practice.

Among the techniques:

  • Technique #1: No Opt Out. How to move students from the blank stare or stubborn shrug to giving the right answer every time.
  • Technique #35: Do It Again. When students fail to successfully complete a basic task?from entering the classroom quietly to passing papers around?doing it again, doing it right, and doing it perfectly, results in the best consequences.
  • Technique #38: No Warnings. If you're angry with your students, it usually means you should be angry with yourself. This technique shows how to effectively address misbehaviors in your classroom.

The book includes a DVD of 25 video clips of teachers demonstrating the techniques in the classroom.

Keywords: help for teachers, help for new teachers, techniques for new teachers, powerful teaching techniques, concrete teaching techniques, specific teaching techniques, actionable teaching techniques, basic teaching techniques, applying teaching techniques, addressing misbehaviors in the classroom, effective teaching, charter schools, no excuses, classroom management, new teachers, accountability, teaching practice, Teach for America, KIPP schools, Uncommon Schools, urban schools, closing the achievement gap, classroom culture, building character, building trust, academic achievement, lesson planning, first-year teachers, teacher motivation, inspiring teachers, classroom discipline, charter schools

John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
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320 pages
Upbringing, Education
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