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Writing instruction

Last Updated: 1-Aug-2014

This guide is for those interested in writing instruction--both research and practice.

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Background information

"Until now, practitioners have had access to very few detailed descriptions of response to intervention (RTI) methods and the effective role they can play in special education. The Handbook of Response to Intervention fills this critical information gap. In a single, comprehensive volume, more than 90 expert scholars and practitioners join together to provide a highly usable guide to the essentials of RTI assessment and identification as well as research-based interventions for improving students' reading, writing, oral, and math skills. Each chapter explores crucial issues, defines key concepts, and answers real-world questions regarding implementation..."
New York : Guilford Press, c2006.
Green Library » Stacks » PE1404 .H358 2006
"bringing together critical reviews of the major theoretical, methodological, and instructional advances that have occurred over the last 15 years in the field of writing research, providing a 21st-century look at writing and writing research."

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1050 .K395 2014
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC4085 .G65 2014
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1631 .R62 2013
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2369 .S837 2014
Washington, DC : National Association for the Education of Young Children, c2013.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1140.5 .R4 S279 2013


Norwood, N.J. : Ablex Pub. Corp., c1992-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » PE1128 .J68 V.18 2009
Washington, DC : Hemisphere Pub. Corp.,
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » Z5818 .L3 C55 V.29 2013


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

La Jolla, Calif. : Sociological Abstracts, Inc., 1985- 2004.
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » P1 .L26 V.27 PT.2 1993

Curriculum resources

Portsmouth, NH : FirstHand, c2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » LB1576 .C35 2006 CD-ROM
Portsmouth, NH : FirstHand, [c2003].
Education Library (Cubberley) » Curriculum Collection » LB1576 .C35 2003 CD-ROM