The Exemplary High School

The Exemplary High School

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THE EXEMPLARY HIGH SCHOOL documents the major changes currently underway in restructuring high schools nationwide. Applications-oriented, the book examines highly successful, innovative programs and practices from over 100 schools to help prospective high school teachers understand what works and what doesn't. From the history of the high school to curriculum, technology, and alternative scheduling, THE EXEMPLARY HIGH SCHOOL helps teachers better understand the roles they and their schools will play in the coming years.
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  • Paperback | 544 pages
  • 194.6 x 240.8 x 19.8mm | 902.66g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0155031996
  • 9780155031999

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Introduction. 1. The Evolving American High School. 2. The Emergent High School Curriculum. 3. New Directions for Instruction. 4. Technology in the Emergent High School. 5. Responding to Affective Needs Through Advisement and Advocacy. 6. Alternative Scheduling for Teaching and Learning. 7. The Organization of Teachers and Learners. 8. School/ Family/Community Partnerships. 9. The High School Teacher. 10. Leading High Schools in the New Century. Roster of High Schools. Author Index. Subject Index.
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Introduction. 1. The Evolving American High School. 2. The Emergent High School Curriculum. 3. New Directions for Instruction. 4. Technology in the Emergent High School. 5. Responding to Affective Needs Through Advisement and Advocacy. 6. Alternative Scheduling for Teaching and Learning. 7. The Organization of Teachers and Learners. 8. School/ Family/Community Partnerships. 9. The High School Teacher. 10. Leading High Schools in the New Century. Roster of High Schools. Author Index. Subject Index.
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