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Course SummaryThis Instructional Strategies for Teachers Help and Review course is the simplest way to master instructional strategies. Short video lessons help you review effective instructional methods that can be used to create effective lessons and improve the quality of your classroom instruction.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help understanding instructional strategies will benefit from taking this course. You will be able to grasp the subject matter faster, retain critical knowledge longer and earn better grades. You're in the right place if you:
- Have fallen behind in understanding differentiated instruction, assessment types, student motivation, the uses of technology in the classroom or any other instructional strategies topic.
- Need an efficient way to learn about instructional strategies.
- Learn best with engaging auditory and visual tools.
- Struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD.
- Experience difficulty understanding your instructors.
- Missed class time and need to catch up.
- Can't access extra education resources at school.
How It Works:
- Start at the beginning, or identify the topics that you need help with.
- Watch and learn from fun videos, reviewing as needed.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Confirm your understanding through lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Submit questions to one of our instructors for personalized support if you need extra help.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Instructional Strategies for Teachers final exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any relevant question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
In this course, you'll learn the answers to questions including:
- How can I apply information processing theory in the classroom?
- What are the qualities of an effective instructional strategy?
- What's the difference between direct and discovery instruction?
- How can I create a collaborative learning environment?
- What characterizes an exploratory approach to instruction?
- What are some strategies for teaching math and language arts?
- How do I create clear learning objectives and reliable assessments?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of various assessment types?
- How do I meet the instructional needs of students with disabilities?
- What are some key theories used to explain student motivation?
- How can I successfully use technology in the classroom?
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