|July ASCD Top 5 Collection
OCM BOCES Instructional Support provides these selections from ASCD's collection for your use.
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|Effective Teacher Interviews
Provides practical advice on how to conduct hiring interviews that reliably predict a teacher's success, including guidance on applying research to the interview process.
| Grading Smarter Not Harder
Reveals how many of the assessment policies that teachers adopt can actually prove detrimental to student motivation and achievement, and shows educators how they can tailor their policies to help students better understand the lessons that are being taught.
| The Understanding by Design Guide to Creating High-Quality Units
Focuses on the basic concepts behind the Understanding by Design approach to units that focus on students' understanding of important ideas.
| Making Connections with Blogging
Delivers step -by-step instructions on how to blog, how to get ideas for your curriculum area, and understand how to manage blogging in the classroom.
| Essential Questions
Teaches teachers how to style questions to elicit response from students and to create an engaging environment for the student learners.