By Ronald Vaughan Morris
By Ronald Vaughan Morris
By Vincent Izuegbu
By Joseph Zajda
By Julie Fisher
By Kaustuv Roy
By Linda Watson,Stephen Powers,Susan Gregory
By Maria Manzon
Manzon’s paintings is quintessential — a be aware i don't use flippantly — for students who search a real grab of the sphere: the way it used to be shaped and by way of whom, its significant theoreticians, its specialist foundations, and so forth. basically too, this e-book marks the increase of a tender celebrity, Maria Manzon, who exhibits promise of becoming a member of the ranks of our field’s so much illustrious thinkers.
Erwin H. Epstein
Director, heart for Comparative Education
Loyola college, Chicago, USA
By Michelle D. Young,Sarah Diem
By Michael Power
By James A. Bellanca
Featuring functional “how to” school room examples, this teacher-friendly creation examines the significance of a vital set of pondering abilities that helps the typical middle kingdom criteria and destiny luck for college students in 21st-century lifestyles, college, and paintings. beginning with cognitive psychologist Reuven Feuerstein’s pioneering idea of Mediated studying, the writer presents a cause for educating abilities that makes a speciality of deeper studying and connects to CCSSs. those comprise distinguishing what's vital from what's no longer, pondering significantly and creatively, sorting and looking out info, connecting rules, and challenge fixing. each one bankruptcy introduces the what, the why, and the how to do it for specific, intentional incorporation of particular content-crossing expertise. The textual content is designed to make it effortless for academics to combine the advance of vital cognitive services into their day-by-day lessons.
Praise for The concentration Factor!
“Jim Bellanca's profession has been dedicated to supporting academics advertise cooperative and important pondering talents of their scholars, talents which are extra important today than ever and are targeted the following for deep studying and luck with universal middle standards.”
—Charlotte Danielson, academic advisor and president and CEO, The Danielson Group
“Jim Bellanca has written a hugely valuable and readable quantity for educators, mom and dad, and all others who're drawn to the simplest of recent education. The concentration Factor provides tips for incorporating severe and inventive abilities in faculties of every kind, and contains the center rules of a few of the major thinkers in cognition. every one bankruptcy has beneficial advisor inquiries to make sure that the reader absorbs an important techniques. hugely recommended.”
—David S. Martin, earlier president, North American Feuerstein Alliance
“Jim makes the typical middle criteria available for lecture room lecturers through illustrating their connections with present mind examine and the central 21st-century abilities he has endorsed for years. Resonating such a lot strongly with me is Jim’s confirmation that defining an issue is ‘the essential sub-skill in problem-solving’ since it develops ‘other cognitive features challenge solvers can depend upon as they paintings to show free difficulties into tightly dependent issues of a robust challenge assertion. This quintessence of problem-based studying is one pathway into what Pellegrino describes as ‘deeper learning.’”
—Deb Gerdes, software director for problem-based studying, Illinois arithmetic and technology Academy