Improving Classroom Discussion (Quick Reference Guide)

Improving Classroom Discussion (Quick Reference Guide)

by Jackie Acree Walsh

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Improving classroom discussion begins with transforming the roles of students and teachers. Author Jackie Acree Walsh details four crucial teaching practices to help students take a leading role in their learning:
  1. Establish expectations
  2. Identify and develop student skills
  3. Select forms and structures for engagement
  4. Stimulate, support, and sustain student thinking and speaking

Filled with tips, strategies, and examples, this guide can show any teacher how to better help students speak and listen to one another in ways that help them make meaning and increase their understanding.

8.5" x 11" 3-panel foldout guide (6 pages), laminated for extra durability and 3-hole-punched for binder storage.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781416623649
Publisher: ASCD
Publication date: 11/28/2016
Series: ASCD Quick Reference Guide
Pages: 6
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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