Don’t Put Away Your Teacher Hat Just Yet: 12 Great Summer Reads
Now that school is near over, this is the perfect time to catch up on a best-selling fiction or a great self-help read. You can also consider purchasing a couple of best practice books.
HERE ARE 12 BEST PRACTICE BOOKS FOR SUMMER READING FOR TEACHERS
50 Strategies for Teaching English Language Learners by Adrenne Herrell & Michael Jordan.
Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation by Jonathan Kozol
Best Practice, Today’s Standards for Teaching and Learning in America’s Schools by Steven Zemelman, Harvey Daniels, & Arthur Hyde
Classroom Instruction that Works: Research-Based Strategies for Increasing Student Achievement by Robert Marzano, Debra Pickering, & Jane Pollock
Learning to Teach for Social Justice by Linda Darling-Hammond
Making Content Comprehensible for English Learners: The SIOP Model by Jana Echevarria, MaryEllen Vogt, & Deborah Short.
Never Work Harder Than Your Students and Other Principles of Great Teaching by Robyn Renee Jackson
PBL Starter Kit: To-the-Point Advice, Tools and Tips for Your First Project in Middle or High School by Buck Institute for Education
Teach Like a Champion: 49 Techniques that Put Students on the Path to College by Doug Lemov
The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners by Carol Tomlinson
The Highly Engaged Classroom by Robert Marzano, Debra Pickering, & with Tammy Heflebower
Visual Tools for Differentiating Content Area Instruction: Strategies That Make Concepts in Math, Science, and Social Studies Accessible by Roger Essley