Monday, May 14, 2012

Inspiring Resources

Helpful Websites and Articles:
Below are some educational websites and articles that we use.  They have great information for everyone.
Accelerated Reader Book Information
Brain Based Learning
Counseling Associations 
Children, Coping, and Stress
Educational Initiatives
Feelings/Mental Health 
Gender Differences in Learning
Learning and Art
Learning and Movement
Learning and Music
Learning Differences
Multiple Intelligence
Notes in the Classroom for Students with Learning Differences
Nutrition for Learning
Other Education Topics and Websites
Study Skills
Transition Issues for Changing Schools and Grades
Vocabulary - Studying/Learning Vocabulary
Resource Books:
  • Crossman, A. (2011). Study Smart, Study Less. Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press.
  • Dawson, P. and Guare, R. (2009).  Smart, But Scattered. New York: Guilford Press.
  • Dennison, P.E., and Dennison, G.E. (2010). Brain Gym, Teacher’s Edition.  Ventura, CA: Hearts at Play.   
  • Elias, M.J., and Arnold, H. Eds. (2006). The Educator’s Guide to Emotional Intelligence and Academic Achievement.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press.   
  • Jensen, E. (2008). Brain-Based Learning, The New Paradigm of Teaching.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press.   
  • Jensen, E. (2003). Student Success Secrets. NY: Barron's Educational Series.
  • Muchnick, C.C. (2011). The Everything Guide to Study Skills. Massachusetts: Adams Media.