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Author Schmoker, Michael J.
Title Focus [electronic resource] : elevating the essentials to radically improve student learning / Mike Schmoker.
Published Alexandria, Va. : Ascd, c2011.
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 Electronic Book  LB1025.3 .S384 2011eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (237 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-228) and index.
Contents Section I. First things first: what we teach, how we teach, and literacy. The importance of simplicity, clarity, and priority -- What we teach -- How we teach -- Section II. Curriculum, instruction, and literacy in the content areas. English language arts made simple -- A brief note on textbooks -- Social studies with reading and writing at the core -- Redefining inquiry in science -- Making math meaningful -- Conclusion: this time, let's do it -- References.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Effective teaching.
Curriculum planning.
Lesson planning.
Related To Print version: Schmoker, Michael J. Focus. Alexandria, Va. : Ascd, c2011. 1416611304 9781416611301 (DLC) 2010038950
ISBN 1416612912 electronic bk.
9781416612919 electronic bk.
1416611304 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781416611301 (pbk. : alk. paper)