TEACHERS.NET GAZETTE
Volume 3 Number 2

COVER STORY
Harry & Rosemary Wong say, "...effective teachers do not employ tricks of the trade, the latest fad, or untested opinions..." This month the Wongs feature Liz Breaux, a most effective teacher...
COLUMNS
Effective Teaching by Harry & Rosemary Wong
Promoting Learning by Marv Marshall
4 Blocks by Cheryl Sigmon
Ask the School Psychologist by Beth Bruno
Online Classrooms by Leslie Bowman
The Eclectic Teacher by Ginny Hoover
The Busy Educator's Monthly Five (5 Sites for Busy Educators) by Marjan Glavac
Around the Block by Bridget Scofinsky
Ask the Literacy Teacher by Leigh Hall
The Visually Impaired Child by Dave Melanson
ARTICLES
Seussational Reading Excitement - NEA's Read Across America: Too Much Reading Fun for Just One Day!...
The 100th Day of School
100th Day Activities
Television--Don't Trash It--Control It
Remediation Doesn't Work
Behavior Management Tips
Stress
Children and Stress
Children Do Grieve
Infuse Test Preparation With Life-long Learning
Technology Integration Has No Hope of Succeeding!
Technophobia to Technophilia
Cooperative Learning
Why All Students Need Fine Motor Skills
Teaching Gayle to Read (Part 3)
The Role of EFL learners' Heterogeneity in Terms of Age in Their Use of Communication Strategies
The Importance of the School Administration to Student Achievement
Using Non-Fiction to Motivate Reluctant Readers
Quantity over Quality--The Problem with Writing Instruction in Our Schools
Tips for Substitute Teachers
TEACHER INSPIRATION FEATURE
From "I Don't Care" to "I Did It!"
ON-SITE INSIGHTS
Rules for Secondary Classrooms
Block Scheduling
REGULAR FEATURES
Special Days This Month
The Lighter Side of Teaching
  • YENDOR'S Top Ten
  • Exceptional Normalcy
  • Schoolies
  • Woodhead
  • Handy Teacher Recipes
    Classroom Crafts
    Help Wanted - Teaching Jobs
    Featured Lessons from the Lesson Bank
  • Famous Black Americans
  • Valentine Village
  • Upcoming Ed Conferences
    Letters to the Editor
    Chatboard Poll
    FYI
    Arecibo Radar Gets 11th-Hour Reprieve
    Planetary Society Offers New Scholarships
    Gazette Home Delivery:


    Conference Listings...
    If you'd like to list your educational conference, workshop, seminar, or event, email all information to editor @teachers.net.
    Upcoming Educational Conferences....
    National Association for Year-Round Education Annual Conference (33rd): "Connecting Time and Learning"
    February 9 - February 13, 2002
    San Diego, CA
    http://www.nayre.org
    (619) 276-5296
    registrar@nayre.org

    Reading Recovery Council of North America National Reading Recovery and Descubriendo la Lecture Conference: "Literacy for Every Child"
    February 9 - February 12, 2002
    Columbus, OH
    http://www.readingrecovery.org/
    Conferences/2002National/2002National.htm

    (614) 292-7111 extension # 2
    gibson.313@osu.edu

    National Association of Native American Studies and Int'l Association of Asian Studies and National Association of Hispanic and Latino Studies and National Association of African American Studies Joint National Conference
    February 11 - February 16, 2002
    Houston, TX
    http://www.NAAAS.org
    (207) 283-0170 x2678
    naaas2002@earthlink.net

    American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual National Meeting and Science Innovation Exposition (168th)
    February 14 - February 19, 2002
    Boston, MA
    http://www.aaas.org/meetings/2002/index.htm
    (202) 326-6450
    confinfo@aaas.org

    National Association for Developmental Education Annual Conference:
    "Reaching for the Stars"
    March 6, 2002 to March 10, 2002
    Orlando, FL
    http://www.umkc.edu/cad/nade/conferen/orlando.htm

    North American Montessori Teachers' Association Conference:
    "The Spiritual Potential of the Child"
    March 7, 2002 to March 10, 2002
    Chicago, IL
    http://www.montessori-namta.org

    U.S. Department of Education Satellite Town Meeting (Originates from Washington, DC.
    March 19, 2002
    http://registerevent.ed.gov/downlink/event-flyer.asp?intEventID=153
    For satellite coordinates, go to
    http://www.ed.gov/inits/stm/stm-list.html

    National Art Education Association Annual Conference
    March 22, 2002 to March 26, 2002
    Miami Beach, FL
    http://www.naea-reston.org

     

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