The Power of Our Words
  • Author : Paula Denton
  • Release Date : 19 November 2013
  • Publisher : Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 191
  • ISBN 13 : 9781892989598
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The Power of Our Words Book Summary

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.

The Power of Our Words

The Power of Our Words

Author : Paula Denton
Publisher : Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Genre : Education
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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 ...

The Power of Our Words

The Power of Our Words

Author : Paula Denton
Publisher : Center for Responsive Schools Incorporated
Genre : Education
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Language may be a teacher's most powerful tool. Every day the words, phrases, tone, and pace you use have the power to help students develop self-control, build their sense of belonging, and gain skills and knowledge.This book, by an author with more than twenty years of experience teaching children ...

The Power of Our Words for Middle School

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Author : Responsive Classroom
Publisher : Center for Responsive Schools, Inc.
Genre : Education
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When the language we use with our students is positive, clear, and purposeful, our classrooms are transformed. This practical book focuses on five types of positive teacher language: Envisioning languageReinforcing languageReminding languageRedirecting languageOpen-ended questions Book features: Guidelines for using each type of languagePractical tips to strengthen your use of languageNumerous ...

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Publisher : Gospel Light Publications
Genre : Religion
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Words carry enormous power, the power to heal or to wound, to encourage or to dishearten, to speak truth or to deceive, to praise or to criticize. They can be the key to our success or the reason for our downfall. So, how do we harness that power? How do ...

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Publisher : Unknown
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Do you know that an empowering word can spark ideas, open doors, change attitudes, and create solutions? Words can do all these things and much more. They have the potency to redefine personalities, lives, and entire communities. Just think of some of the things words are used for every day: ...

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This book is about your heart (the little bit inside of you that makes you, you!) The words we listen to can affect how we feel. Some words can do amazing things and make us happy. And some words can really hurt us (we all know what sort of words ...

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Publisher : Harvest House Publishers
Genre : Religion
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Your Words Echo in Hearts and Minds Long After They Are Spoken Have you listened to yourself lately? Did you know that your words are shaping other people’s lives? That they are the mirrors in which others see themselves? Every day you can speak life into their souls or ...

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This enlightening book helps educators use everyday language to create more equitable school environments, and offers exercises that strengthen communication and leadership skills....