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Action Research and Evaluation Guidebook for Teachers: Making the Case for Service-Learning

Smink, J., & Duckenfield, M. (Eds.)

This guidebook helps teachers play a significant role in the evaluation of service-learning. (1998)

Item Number: SL9809
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Action Research and Evaluation Guidebook for Teachers: Making the Case for Service-Learning

Best Practices to Help At-Risk Learners

Schargel, F. P.

Schargel presents 46 research-based tools, worksheets, and resources which have been field-tested in schools and dropout prevention programs across the country. For teachers, administrators, counselors, and special educators who work with at-risk learners, it provides assistance in applying the Fifteen Effective Strategies dentified by the National Dropout Prevention Center/Network.
Also available from Eye on Education. (2005)

Item Number: EE0501
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Best Practices to Help At-Risk Learners

Creating a Community of Learners: Using the Teacher as Facilitator Model

Elam, K. N., & Duckenfield, M. (Eds.)

For successful service-learning, teachers need to learn how to be facilitative teachers. Teachers of all ages will benefit from the wisdom and experience of these exceptional teachers as they share the techniques and strategies that support facilitation. An excellent book for both pre-service and in-service staff education. (2000)

Item Number: DP0001
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Creating a Community of Learners: Using the Teacher as Facilitator Model

Fantastic Facilitator: Engaging Activities for Leading Groups

Duttweiler, P. C.

A "how to" book for developing and leading effective groups. Reusable masters include team building, personality measures, decision making processes, and activities for handling controversy. (1996)

Item Number: DP9601
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Fantastic Facilitator: Engaging Activities for Leading Groups

Helping Students Graduate: A Strategic Approach To Dropout Prevention

Smink, J., & Schargel, F. P. (Eds.)

This book describes the 15 strategies identified by NDPC/N nationwide research. The research evidence is presented by many national experts and contains programmatic ideas for all high-risk students, including students with disabilities. The strategies provide school and community leaders with a framework to develop a comprehensive school improvement and dropout prevention program.
Also available from Eye on Education. (2004)

Item Number: EE0401
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Helping Students Graduate: A Strategic Approach To Dropout Prevention

Straight Talk About Discipline

Hamby, J. V.

A comprehensive, holistic approach to achieving responsible, well-behaved young people. (1995)

Item Number: DP9502
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Straight Talk About Discipline

Strategies to Help Solve Our School Dropout Problem

Schargel, F. P., & Smink, J.

This monograph examines and explains the 15 strategies identified by the NDPC/N based on its national database of model programs. Practical suggestions and model programs are offered for each strategy, which can be applied in local school and community settings.
Also available from Eye on Education. (2001)

Item Number: EE0101
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Strategies to Help Solve Our School Dropout Problem