This practical, step-by-step teaching approach provides the keys to transforming your classroom from teacher-focused to student-focused.
"For those seeking practical activities that have been tested in actual high school classrooms, Stone's book is just what the teacher ordered. Written in conversational style by award-winning teachers, this book does what the Internet and discipline-specific teachers' organizations fail to do: it consolidates exemplary teaching practices on diverse topics from various academic fields into one easy-to-read resource." -- CHOICE, June 2002 * CHOICE, June 2002 * "This book is a priceless tool not only for teachers, but also for mentors and administrators who responsibilities are to provide professional growth." -- Danny McPherson, Principal "This book will be very helpful to new teachers and may motivate experienced teachers to expand their craft. It would be a useful addition to any high school professional collection, as it offers practical, down-to-earth advice, while highlighting innovative and exciting teaching methods. The state standards correlation sections are particularly beneficial." -- Letitia Abram