TEACHERS.NET GAZETTE
JANUARY 2002
Volume 3 Number 1

COVER STORY
Harry & Rosemary Wong say, "All effective schools have a culture and it is the information one gets from a culture that sends a message to the students that they will be productive and successful." This month the Wongs offer more examples of successful school and classroom management...
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 Cheryl Ristow
Ask the Literacy Teacher by Leigh Hall
The Visually Impaired Child
ARTICLES
Teaching Is...
Avoiding the 'Stares' When Intellectually Challenging Disadvantaged Students: Partnership Lessons from the HOTS Program
Why Use an Interactive Whiteboard?
A Bakerís Dozen Reasons!
The Effects Of Diet
Bully Advice For Kids
Teaching Gayle to Read (Part 2)
Both Sides Now in Gifted Education
What Are We Aiming At--What Do We Really Want To Aim At?
Teaching Graph from the Grassroots
Why Teachers Need Tenure
A Different Perspective to the Holidays
TEACHER INSPIRATION FEATURE
A Lesson Learned
FICTION FEATURE
Follow The Wonder
REGULAR FEATURES
The Lighter Side of Teaching
Handy Teacher Recipes
Classroom Crafts
Help Wanted - Teaching Jobs
New in the Lesson Bank
Upcoming Ed Conferences
Letters to the Editor
Chatboard Poll
FYI
eIditarod 2002
Planetary Society Protests Stop to Near-Earth Object Observations
Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
7th Annual Multidisciplinary Symposium on Breast Disease
Arab American Students in Public Schools
School Bus Subsidies for Field Trip to 2002 Tour De Sol
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Conference Listings...
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Upcoming Educational Conferences....
Association for Library and Information Science Education Annual Conference
January 15, 2002 to January 18, 2002
New Orleans, LA
(703) 234-4146
alise@drohanmgmt.com
http://www.alise.org/
nondiscuss/conference_main.html

Center for Distance Learning Research Annual Distance Education Conference (9th)
January 22, 2002 to January 25, 2002
Austin, TX
(979) 862-8027
agundy@cdlr.tamu.edu
http://www.cdlr.tamu.edu/
dec_2002/index2002.html

Educational Computer Conferences and International Reading Association Joint 20th Annual International Conference
"Technology, Reading, and Learning Difficulties
"
January 24, 2002 to January 26, 2002
San Francisco, CA
(888) 594-1249
frost@trld.com
http://www.trld.com

Safe Schools Coalition Joint National Conference on Alternatives to Expulsion, Suspension, and Dropping Out of School
January 24, 2002 to January 26, 2002
Kissimmee, FL
(800) 537-4903
ssc@tampabay.rr.com
http://www.ed.mtu.edu/
safe/alternatives_to_expulsion_8.htm

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

 

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