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A Guide to Co-Teaching (Multimedia Kit)

A Guide to Co-Teaching (Multimedia Kit)
A Multimedia Kit for Professional Development

Second Edition

128 pages | Corwin

Designed around the best-selling A Guide to Co-Teaching: Practical Tips for Facilitating Student Learning, this comprehensive multimedia kit offers staff developers and administrators all the materials needed to help teachers collaborate effectively in the classroom in order to create and maintain a cooperative teaching/learning environment.

Ideal for leading groups of all sizes, this training package features authors Jacqueline S. Thousand and Richard A. Villa discussing the models of co-teaching and includes in-the-classroom footage of elementary, middle, and high school teachers using research-based co-teaching strategies in linguistically, culturally, and academically diverse settings. Participants will also see master teachers in action using the best practices of co-teaching in their classrooms and offering first-person suggestions and tips how to best work with other educators to meet the needs of all students.

This training package includes:

  • A Guide to Co-Teaching: Practical Tips for Facilitating Student Learning, Second Edition
  • One 60-minute VHS videotape
  • One interactive DVD
  • A facilitator's guide that integrates the book's content with the video and DVD
  • Reproducible forms and transparency masters for immediate use
About the Authors
Welcome and Workshop Starter
Chapter-by-Chapter Study Guides
Section 1. Introduction to Co-Teaching
1. What Is Co-Teaching?
2. Why Co-Teach? What History, Law, and Research Say!
3. The Day-to-Day Workings of Co-Teaching Teams
Section 2. The Four Approaches to Co-Teaching
4. The Supportive Co-Teaching Approach
5. The Parallel Co-Teaching Approach
6. The Complementary Co-Teaching Approach
7. The Team Teaching Co-Teaching Approach
Integration Activities: All Four Approaches to Co-Teaching
Section 3. Changing Roles and Responsibilities
8. The Role of Paraprofessionals in Co-Teaching
9. The Role of Students as Co-Teachers
Section 4. Professional Development and Logistical Administrative Support
10. Training and Logistical Administrative Support for Co-Teaching
11. Meshing Planning With Co-Teaching
12. From Surviving to Thriving
Epilogue: Developing a Shared Voice Through Co-Teaching
Workshop Evaluation and Closure
Overheads and Handouts