Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy

Author: Janice L. DeLucia-Waack,Cynthia R. Kalodner,Maria Riva

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 1483321371

Category: Education

Page: 656

View: 3030


The most comprehensive and thoroughly researched text available on this topic, Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy, Second Edition underscores the notion that group work is improved through increased collaboration between researchers and practitioners. Edited by renowned leaders in the field, this thoroughly updated and revised Second Edition explores current literature and research and offers suggestions for practice in psycho-educational, counseling, and therapy groups. The Handbook is divided into five main sections: current and historical perspectives, best practices, multicultural and diverse groups, groups in special settings, and an introduction to special topics.

Easy Steps to Writing Fantastic Research Reports

Mini-Lessons, Graphic Organizers, and Checklists to Help All Students Succeed at Every Step of the Research Process

Author: Jean Dreher,Priscilla Waynant,Kathryn Davis,Suzanne Clewell

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590973069

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 7789


Improve kids independence and motivation for research! Four teachers share fabulous strategies for helping all kids succeed in researching and writing about a topic. Includes unique graphic organizers for students to help them formulate the right questions for their chosen topics, reflection sheets that keep kids on schedule and help them understand the research process, mini-lessons that highlight key skills, management tips, reproducible rubrics, and more. Geared for mixed ability readers and writers. For use with Grades 3-6.

Interventions in Education Systems

Reform and Development

Author: David Scott,C. M. Posner,Christopher Martin,Elsa Guzman

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1472524233

Category: Education

Page: 208

View: 7263


Interventions in Education Systems draws on research conducted in England, Mexico, Singapore and Finland to illuminate reform processes to education systems in a range of contexts, to develop a better understanding of intervention processes and to promote the development of more sophisticated models for reforming education systems. The authors compare policy implementations and interventions in countries with different socio-economic profiles and different levels of development, highlighting how these processes in practice all too frequently are side-tracked and distorted, often unintentionally, by political, economic and social forces.

International Schools and International Education

Improving Teaching, Management and Quality

Author: Mary Hayden,Jeff Thompson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134987285

Category: Education

Page: 220

View: 5443


This work tackles the issues that staff and management of international schools need to address in order to ensure that their teaching and organization is of a high standard and quality. It contains a wide range of contributions from international school experts around the world.

Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis

Author: Roxy Peck,Chris Olsen,Jay L. Devore

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305445961

Category: Mathematics

Page: 844

View: 9856


Roxy Peck, Chris Olsen, and Jay Devore's new edition uses real data and attention-grabbing examples to introduce students to the study of statistics and data analysis. Traditional in structure yet modern in approach, this text guides students through an intuition-based learning process that stresses interpretation and communication of statistical information. Simple notation--including frequent substitution of words for symbols--helps students grasp concepts and cement their comprehension. Hands-on activities and interactive applets allow students to practice statistics firsthand. INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS AND DATA ANALYSIS includes updated coverage of most major technologies, as well as expanded coverage of probability. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Positive Classroom Management

A Step-by-Step Guide to Helping Students Succeed

Author: N.A

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412937272

Category: Education

Page: 141

View: 1098


Illustrating applications across all K–12 grade levels, this third edition of a bestseller presents concrete strategies for creating a positive classroom environment for students and teachers alike.