Student Achievement Book

Handbook of Research on Improving Student Achievement, Third Edition

By Educational Research Service, 2004
Price: Paperback, $44
BOOKS handbook on student research

The newly updated report is an essential tool for school leaders and practitioners alike, and is the single most authoritative source for effective K-12 teaching and learning practices across the content areas. This one volume brings together in readable, concise language the authoritative research on effective classroom practices in all major disciplines currently taught in elementary and secondary schools: the arts, foreign language, health, language arts, physical education, mathematics, social studies, and science, as well as generic practices that apply across all disciplines. This third edition includes over 100 research-based classroom strategies, and features a new chapter that synthesizes the research on high-performing school districts. 258 pages.

Table of Contents

  • A Synthesis of Research on High-Performing School Systems
  • Effective General Practices
  • The Arts
  • Foreign Language
  • Health Education
  • Language Arts
  • Oral Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Education
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Focusing Staff Development on Improving the Learning of All Students
Related Tags: