Re: Books about Teachers' Experiences
    Posted by: my 2 on 2/21/15
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    For discipline, "Keeping Sanity in the Classroom". It changed
    my life as a teacher.

    On 2/07/15, lynne wrote:
    > On 2/07/15, Curious wrote:
    >> What book about teachers' experiences did you get the most
    > out of?
    > More from my own experiences as a teacher, and experiences of
    > teacher co-workers, friends who teach at other schools, etc.
    > Professional books I've read do of course include teacher
    > experiences, but my own experience teaching, and experience
    > of others with whom I've had many education-related
    > discussions, add up to far more than could be found in any
    > book.
    > The books, because of the fact that they deal with situations
    > in other locations and therefore situations which may be
    > outside local experience, supplement that. But if you are
    > asking solely about teachers' experiences rather than
    > educational theory or other types of professional reading, I
    > can't say any one book in particular stands out, and
    > certainly none stand out above actual experience.
    > Beyond that it also depends on what you're looking for -
    > elementary? secondary? regular ed? special ed? i.e. Freeman &
    > Freeman are good about including interesting anecdotes from
    > their own experiences and case studies regarding teaching ELL
    > students at the secondary level, but that may not be what
    > you're looking for.

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  • Books about Teachers' Experiences, 2/07/15, by Curious.
  • Re: Books about Teachers' Experiences, 2/07/15, by lynne.
  • Re: Books about Teachers' Experiences, 2/21/15, by my 2.