The English Teacher's Companion
  • Author : Jim Burke
  • Release Date : 17 October 2021
  • Publisher : Boynton/Cook
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 540
  • ISBN 13 : IND:30000095622068

Download or read book entitled The English Teacher's Companion written by Jim Burke and published by Boynton/Cook online. This book was released on 17 October 2021 with total pages 540. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Teachers and teacher educators asked for: the latest research on literacy more information about national standards ways to consider gender in instruction advice for teaching Advanced Placement classes ideas for teaching media literacy and incorporating technology effectively into instruction even more resources for mentoring new teachers analysis of how trends in society, culture, and politics impact teachers and their classrooms. And Jim delivers. He has revamped his introductory chapters on literacy learning to include up-to-the-minute thinking from the field, and he has incorporated lists of key standards and helpful suggestions for reaching them. His practical strategies turn recent findings on literacy and gender into well-designed, research-based instruction, and his ideas help you meet the very different needs of AP students by understanding their goals and providing them with appropriate challenges.