How does Fishpond Work?

Shop over 1.5 Million Toys in our Huge New Range

What Great Teachers Do Differently
By

Rating
Book In the second edition of this renowned book, you will find pearls of wisdom, heartfelt advice, and inspiration from one of the nation's leading authorities on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness. With wit and understanding, Todd Whitaker describes the beliefs, behaviors, attitudes, and interactions of great teachers and explains what they do differently. New features include: Meaning what you say Focusing on students first Putting yourself in their position DVD Bundle This bundle includes a DVD featuring Todd Whitaker speaking about what great teachers do differently. It runs for approximately two hours and is the perfect addition to teacher training events and professional development meetings/workshops. Filled with pearls of wisdom, humor, and practical strategies, the video will motivate your staff and inspire them to be the best they can, each and every day. The DVD copy of What Great Teachers Do Differently as well as a Facilitator's Guide.
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction 1 Why Look at Great? 2 It's People, Not Programs 3 The Power of Expectations 4 If You Say Something, Mean It 5 Prevention versus Revenge 6 High Expectations-for Whom? 7 Who Is the Variable? 8 Focus on Students First 9 Ten Days Out of Ten 10 Be the Filter 11 Don't Need to Repair-Always Do Repair 12 The Ability to Ignore 13 Random or Plandom? 14 Base Every Decision on the Best People 15 In Every Situation, Ask Who Is Most Comfortable and Who Is Least Comfortable 16 Put Yourself in Their Position 17 What About These Darn Standardized Tests? 18 Make It Cool to Care 19 Clarify Your Core Seventeen Things That Matter Most References

About the Author

Dr. Todd Whitaker has been fortunate to be able to blend his passion with his career. Recognized as a leading motivational speaker in the field of education, his message about the importance of teaching has resonated with hundreds of thousands of educators around the world. Todd is a professor of educational leadership at Indiana State University in Terre Haute, Indiana, and he has spent his life pursuing his love of education by researching and studying effective teachers and principals. Prior to moving into higher education he was a math teacher and basketball coach in Missouri. Todd then served as a principal at the middle school, junior high, and high school levels. Todd received the President's Medal from Indiana State University (the university's highest award for faculty) in 2013. One of the nation's leading authorities on staff motivation, teacher leadership, and principal effectiveness, Todd has written many educational books including the national best seller, What Great Teachers Do Differently. Other titles include: Dealing With Difficult Teachers, Teaching Matters, Great Quotes for Great Educators, What Great Principals Do Differently, and Dealing With Difficult Parents.

Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling What Great Teachers Do Differently: What Great Teachers Do Differently DVD Resource on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top