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Improving Test Scores

Improving Test Scores
A Practical Approach for Teachers and Administrators

© 2006 | 160 pages | Corwin

Formerly published by Zephyr Press

Apply these concrete, practical strategies to help students at all grade levels improve their test scores in all content areas.

Using multiple intelligences as a framework, this comprehensive resource offers proven, field-tested techniques that strengthen critical thinking, build test-taking skills, and motivate students to perform their best without undue stress.

1. Teacher Issues
Matching the Curroculum to the Test and to Your Teaching  
Teaching the Curricular Materials You're Given  
Teaching Critical Thinking  
Teaching Study and Testing Skills  
Raising Your Morale  
2. Working With Students
Issues of Relevance: Motivation, Stress, and Special Needs  
Activating Your Students' Thinking  
3. Administrative Concerns
Dealing With Test Scores: On Site and With Parents  
Creating a Positive Teaching Staff  
Creating a Productive Testing Envirnonment and Administering the Test  
4. A Treasure Chest of Teacher Tips
Reference List

"Concrete, practical strategies for adaptations you can make to your curriculum, classroom environment, and instruction."

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ISBN: 9781569762028

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