Agency for Instructional Technology
Most widely held works about Agency for Instructional Technology
Most widely held works by Agency for Instructional Technology
Technos quarterly for education & technology ( Serial )
in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Respecting diversity in the classroom ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
A professional development program designed to help educators address the issue of multicultural education, with strategies to help develop multicultural curricula as well as help integrate multicultural education into an existing curriculum.
Managing the disruptive classroom strategies for educators ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
A workshop designed for teachers at all levels of instruction. Presents Robert E. Wubbolding teaching the classroom management techniques developed by William Glasser, president of the Institute for Reality Therapy in Los Angeles, California.
Classroom discipline ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Richard Curwin and Allen Mendler discuss classroom discipline, pointing out that children whose psychological and emotional needs are not met at school are very likely to become discipline problems.
Intelligence, creativity and thinking styles ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Robert Sternberg discusses the components of intelligence.
Multiple intelligences other styles of learning ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
David Lazear, director and founder of New Dimensions in Learning, discusses how traditional emphasis on teaching subjects that use verbal/linguistic and logical/mathematical learning methods creates difficulty for students weak in those areas. He stresses that learning should also involve the other "intelligences:" visual/spatial, musical/rhythmic, body/kinesthetic, intrapersonal, and interpersonal.
Technos : quarterly for education & technology ( Serial )
in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
John I. Goodlad new schools, new teachers ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Interview with John Goodlad who expresses his critical views on education. Shown also is footage of New Suncock School in Lowell, Maine, which illustrates many of the features Goodlad propounds.
A nation of immigrants the Chinese-American experience ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
Discusses immigration to the United States during the 19th and 20th centuries, with particular emphasis on movement to the western region by immigrants from China.
Performance assessment ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Dr. Art Costa assesses the urgent need to create viable alternatives to standardized tests which can measure creativity, problem-solving, and cooperation.
Biomechanics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Discusses the principles of biomechanics, concentrating on force and movement of the body, internal force, external force, Newton's laws, motion and conservation of angular momentum.
Motor skill acquisition ( Visual )
in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Defines motor skills and explains methods for acquiring and perfecting motor skills.
Setting the tone ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1997 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Discusses how teachers should set the tone for classroom management on the first day of school. Eight K-12 teachers are filmed for critique in the hope of creating a positive classroom atmosphere for teachers and students.
The instructional use of learning objects ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Reinventing our schools ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Interviews with six writers and thinkers about education who discuss the restructuring of America's public schools and the way they do business.
Clash of cultures on the Great Plains ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Provides an in-depth perspective on the movement of outsiders into the Great Plains during the latter half of the 19th century and the subsequent conflicts between these new settlers and the indigenous peoples. Focuses on the Lakota Sioux and their leader Red Cloud as it chronicles America's westward expansion and the subsequent destruction of the Lakota way of life.
Taxes in U.S. history ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
An instructional series designed to enhance the teaching of U.S. history to middle and junior high school classes. Explores three major issues relating to taxation.
Effective instructional strategies ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Presents instructional programs designed for continuing education, in-service workshops, and teacher education programs. Demonstrates effective instructional strategies which can be employed in the classroom to help students succeed.
Moving North to Chicago ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Examines urban development, migration from rural to urban areas, and the struggles of African Americans to overcome segregation and other forms of racial discrimination during the first half of the 20th century.
Video: at work in American schools by Robert D. B Carlisle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
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