What really works in special and inclusive education pdf
What Really Works in Special and Inclusive Education
As teachers around the world deal with the challenges of inclusive education, they must find effective ways of enhancing their classroom teaching methods. What Really Works in Special and Inclusive Education presents teachers with a range of evidence-based strategies they can immediately put into practice in their classrooms. This unique book will be an invaluable resource for educators who may not have the time or the inclination to engage with theory-heavy research, but who wish to ensure that their teaching strategies are up-to-the-minute and proven to be the most effective best practices. Each of the 27 strategies that this book comprises has a substantial research base, a strong theoretical rationale and clear guidelines on their implementation, as well as cautionary advice where necessary. In this new second edition, David Mitchell, a leading writer in special and inclusive education, continues to break new ground with revised and updated strategies based on evidence from the most recent studies in the field. From the myriad of related research available, only those studies with genuine potential for improving the practices of teachers and schools have been included, with the aim of facilitating high-quality learning and social outcomes for all learners in schools. This book will be essential reading for anyone with a vocational or academic interest in evidence-based special educational needs teaching strategies, whether a student in initial teacher education or a qualified classroom teacher, teacher educator, educational psychologist, special needs coordinator, parent, consultant or researcher.
Introduction 2. A Learning and Teaching Model 3. Strategy 1: Inclusive Education 4. Strategy 2: Cooperative Group Teaching 5. Strategy 3: Peer Tutoring 6. Strategy 4: Collaborative Teaching 7.
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In this new, second edition, David Mitchell continues to break new ground with revised and updated strategies based on evidence from the most recent studies in the field. From the myriad of related research available, only those studies with genuine potential for improving the practices of teachers and schools have been included, with the aim of facilitating high-quality learning and social outcomes for all learners in schools. In this introductory video, the author, David Mitchell, talks about the updates to the new 2nd edition of What Really Works, and explains his view that education is lagging behind other sectors in terms of human advancement, such as medicine, farming and technology, and that his book is an example of how we should be utilizing evidence to redress this balance. In each chapter, you are invited to rate the extent to which you and your school employ the various strategies described in the book. This is followed by relevant YouTube, website sources and journal links, which will supplement and illustrate the material of each chapter. Next, there are multiple-choice quizzes, with answers, to enable you to check on your understanding of the material.