- Author : Paula Denton
- Release Date : 19 November 2013
- Publisher : Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
- Categories : Education
- Pages : 192 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781892989598
- ISBN 10 : 189298959X
Synopsis : The Power of Our Words written by Paula Denton, published by Center for Responsive Schools, Inc. which was released on 19 November 2013. Download The Power of Our Words Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Simple changes in a teacher's language can bring about profound changes in students and classrooms. By paying attention to your words and tone of voice, you will: Increase students' engagement with academicsBuild positive communityMore effectively manage your classroom That is the message of The Power of Our Words, a book that has changed the teaching lives of tens of thousands of educators since it was first published in 2007. In this updated second edition you will find practical information to help you: Lead students in envisioning themselves achieving successUse questions that encourage deep and creative thinkingListen to students in ways that support their growthReinforce students efforts and remind or redirect them when they go off track. Throughout, you will find an increased emphasis on using teacher language to support academic engagement and critical thinking skills as called for in the Common Core State Standards. And an updated, livelier format makes this second edition even easier to read.