Summary: Being a great teacher is more than lesson plans and seating charts. In this revised and expanded new edition of the classic bestseller, you learn what it takes to be the very best educator you can be, starting from day one in your new classroom!
Filled with real-world life lessons from experienced teachers as well as practical tips and techniques, you'll gain the skill and confidence you need to create a successful learning environment for you and your students, ...show more including how to:
* Organize a classroom
* Create engaging lesson plans
* Set ground rules and use proper behavior management
* Deal with prejudice, controversy, and violence
* Work with colleagues and navigate the chain of command
* Incorporate mandatory test preparation within the curriculum
* Implement the latest educational theories ...show less
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