Super Teacher's Job is Never Done!

Super Teacher's Job is Never Done!
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Teaching is the profession that teaches all the other professions. ~ Author Unknown

My goal is to reveal one teacher's humble journey of self-reflection, critical analysis, and endless questioning about my craft of teaching and learning alongside my middle school students.

"The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called 'truth'." ~ Dan Rather

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

New books to check out!

It's been awhile since I've provided an updated list of resources to check out, so here you go. Enjoy!

1. Teaching the Critical Vocabulary of the Common Core: 55 Words that Make or Break Student Understanding
By Marilee Sprenger

2. Vocabulary for the Common Core
By Robert J. Marzano and Julia A. Simms

3. Using Data to Focus Instructional Improvement
By Cheryl James-Ward, Douglas Fisherm Nancy Frey, and Diane Lapp

4. Teacher Evaluation that Makes a Difference: A New Model for Teacher Growth and Student Achievement
By Robert J. Marzano and Michael D. Toth

5. Effective Supervision: Supporting the Art and Science of Teaching
By Robert J. Marzano, Tony Frontier, and David Livingston

6. Teacher Evaluation to Enhance Professional Practice
By Charlotte Danielson and Thomas L. McGreal

7. Never Underestimate Your Teachers: Instructional Leadership for Excellence in Every Classroom
By Robyn R. Jackson

8. Never Worj Harder than Your Students and Other Principles of Great Teaching
By Robyn R. Jackson

9. How to Support Struggling Students
By Robyn R. Jackson and Claire Lambert

10. How to Plan Rigorous Instruction
By Robyn R. Jackson

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