The Paraeducator In The Elementary School Classroom

Author: Diane R. Page
Publisher: R&L Education
ISBN: 0585386226
Size: 38.66 MB
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This workbook, to accompany the Facilitator's Manual, is a resource that will be used throughout the year. Its 12 chapters correspond to the 12 training modules in the manual. Contains reproducible notebook pages.

How To Be A Para Pro

Author: Diane Twachtman-Cullen
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780966652918
Size: 37.46 MB
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'This is the only autism-specific book that I know of that is written specifically for those underpaid angels of the inclusive classroom, the paraprofessional aides. Certainly aides can read the numerous other books about teaching students with autism spectrum disorders and learn a great deal from them. But this book discusses some issues that do not come up in those other books, such as what the relationship should be between the aide and the teacher.' - The Autism Society of Wisconsin 'OUTSTANDING - The one book every paraprofessional who works with students within the autism spectrum should have. Part One is concise and highlights the essential information every paraprofessional should know when working with students within the autism spectrum. Part Two utilizes a `cook book' format, making it quick and easy to access information, allowing for immediate reference. Real-life examples and proven strategies make this book not only user friendly but immediately effective for all paraprofessionals who use it. A one of a kind!' - James Ball, Ed.D., Director, Youth Consultation Service, Sawtelle Learning Center, Montclair, NJ 'Dr. Diane Twachtman-Cullen has fulfilled an enormous need in writing a manual that directly addresses the crucial role of paraprofessionals. This manual succeeds at many levels. It is chock full of insights, tips, and anecdotes that bring alive the everyday challenges faced by paraprofessionals, and also provides strategies to address the most common and perplexing challenges. Written in an engaging and personal manner that transcends differences in program approach or philosophy, this manual will be an invaluable resource and core reference for all educational staff - those who are paraprofessionals and those who train and work with paraprofessionals.' - Barry M. Prizant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Childhood Communication Services, Cranston, RI This book will be essential reading for all classroom assistants and support staff working with children with pervasive developmental disorder, autism and Asperger syndrome. It provides strategies to address the most common and perplexing behaviours and is full of insights, tips and anecdotes that bring alive the everyday challenges. The first part gives the essential information that every paraprofessional should know when working with students within the autism spectrum. The second part provides strategies and guidelines using real life examples in an easily accessible format. How to be a Para Pro is written in an accessible and engaging way making it an invaluable resource and core reference for all educational staff - those who are classroom assistants and those who train and work with them.

Managing Paraeducators In Your School

Author: Nancy K. French
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 9780761977865
Size: 80.56 MB
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Provides proven strategies for how to best recruit, manage, and use paraeducators in schools.

Co Teaching That Works

Author: Anne M. Beninghof
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118004361
Size: 54.50 MB
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Guaranteed success for the co-taught classroom For the increasing number of teachers working in co-taught classrooms, this book provides practical ideas for defining teacher roles, planning lessons, providing effective instruction, and maximizing the value of each team member. Former co-teacher and national presenter Anne Beninghof shares stories, and real-life co-taught lesson examples that emphasize creative yet time-efficient instructional strategies that lend themselves beautifully to the co-taught classroom. Teachers and instructional leaders at all levels and in a wide variety of content areas will find this book replete with valuable co-teaching guidance so that success is guaranteed. Offers tips for effective teaching strategies for every type of team teaching situation imaginable Includes guidelines for successful team-teaching with specialists in technology; literacy; occupational/physical therapy; special education; speech-language therapy; ELL; gifted The author is an internationally recognized consultant and trainer This user-friendly, comprehensive book is filled with concrete ideas teachers can implement immediately in the classroom to boost student learning and engagement.

Top 20 Teens

Author: Paul Bernabei
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 0974284343
Size: 22.48 MB
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WARNING: Application of the principles discussed in this book could result in you making a positive difference in your life and the lives of others! All teens have the potential to become difference makers, to create meaningful and successful experiences for themselves and others However, not all teens know they have this power. That's where this book comes in. Developed by a team of students, parents and educators, Top 20 Teens presents the Thinking, Learning and Communicating skills of the Top 20, the difference makers. By applying these skills in your personal relationships and school experiences, you can become the author of your life's story rather than just a character in it.

A Guide To Co Teaching

Author: Richard A. Villa
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1452285012
Size: 69.82 MB
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Your go-to guide for co-teaching! When you and a co-teacher bring together your individual skill sets and strategies, you'll create a more enjoyable, creative, and productive teaching experience—with more effective outcomes for students. Featuring updated research and case studies, this brand-new edition of the go-to guide profiles the supportive, parallel, complementary, and team-teaching approaches to co-teaching. New features include: Updated discussions of co-teaching in the RTI process New explorations of the roles of paraprofessionals, administrators, and even students New lesson plans linked to the Common Core and technology Forms and tools for establishing trust, improving communication, and planning

The Paraprofessional S Essential Guide To Inclusive Education

Author: Peggy A. Hammeken
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412966116
Size: 21.36 MB
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Paraprofessionals’ most common questions are answered with this hands-on resource that offers over 400 inclusive strategies, a new chapter on reading, and a CD-ROM with reproducible forms.

The School Psychologist S Survival Guide

Author: Rebecca Branstetter
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118027779
Size: 68.58 MB
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A practical and accessible guide for helping school psychologists meet their everyday challenges In this newest addition to the Jossey-Bass "Survival Guide" series, popular blogger Rebecca Branstetter offers help for school psychologists who must often travel to multiple school sites, deal with students with severe disabilities, meet with concerned parents, and manage school crises. The book is filled with practical advice, proven strategies, and useful tools, complete with reproducible forms, letters, and checklists for busy professionals. Filled with the tools, strategies, and ideas for school psychologists who must deal with the myriad challenges of working with a diverse group of students, often in multiple locations Another book in the popular Jossey-Bass "Survival Guide" Series Rebecca Branstetter is an experienced school psychologist and popular blogger ("Notes from the School Psychologist": studentsgrow.blogspot.com) This vital resource offers a down-to-earth guide for both novice and seasoned school psychologists.

Wondrous Words

Author: Katie Wood Ray
Publisher: National Council of Teachers
ISBN: 9780814158166
Size: 50.42 MB
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Examines the theoretical underpinnings of how students learn to write from reading other writers; describes various kinds of inquiry designed to help teachers and students learn how to learn from writers; and includes thoughts from the author on writing and teaching, as well as a selection of resource materials.