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Educational Psychology: Theory and Practice, 10th Edition

By Robert E. Slavin

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 4, 2011

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From renowned educational psychologist, Robert Slavin, the Tenth Edition of this popular text translates theory into practices that teachers can use in their classrooms with deeper inquiry into the concept of intentionality and a thorough integration of standards. This edition highlights current issues and emerging trends in the field of educational psychology.

 

The tenth edition continues to have in-depth, practical coverage with a focus on the intentional teacher by presenting up-to-the-minute research that a reflective, intentional teacher can apply. An “intentional teacher,” according to Slavin, is one who constantly reflects on his or her practice and makes instructional decisions based on a clear conception of how these practices affect students. To help readers become “intentional teachers,” the author offers a set of questions to guide them and models best practices through classroom examples.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Educational Psychology: A Foundation for Teaching

Chapter 2 - Cognitive, Language, and Literacy Development

Chapter 3 - Social, Moral, and Emotional Development

Chapter 4 - Student Diversity

Chapter 5 - Behavioral Theories of Learning

Chapter 6 - Information Processing and Cognitive Theories of Learning

Chapter 7 - The Effective Lesson

Chapter 8 - Student-Centered and Constructivist Approaches to Instruction

Chapter 9 - Grouping, Differentiation, and Technology

Chapter 10 - Motivating Students to Learn

Chapter 11 - Effective Learning Environments

Chapter 12 - Learners with Exceptionalities

Chapter 13 - Assessing Student Learning

Chapter 14 - Standardized Tests and Accountability

Purchase Info

ISBN-10: 0-13-703435-0

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-703435-2

Format: Alternate Binding

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