This is a clear, useful guide for teachers, administrators and student teachers in which Madeline Hunter offers ten step-by-step plans for staff development meetings. Each plan focuses on: one area of meeting; topics for staff discussion; long-range objectives; and follow-up activities.
Improving Students' Behavior
Increasing Students' Motivation to Learn
Extending Students' Thinking
Designing Effective Practice
Changing Waiting Time to Learning Time
Teaching to Achieve Independent Learners
Giving Effective Directions
Using Aides/Volunteers in the Classroom
Improving Parent Conferences
Developing Discriminators, Tattling or Reporting?