Are students more capable of acting
appropriately when they know exactly what is expected of them? Of course
they are. Literacy in the Student-Centered Classroom explains classroom
management, the role of assessments in learning, and various methods for
In a step-by-step fashion, the reader learns how to set up a classroom,
before discovering how to use assessment to make lessons more effective. The
final chapters of Literacy in the Student-Centered Classroom detail
mini-lessons, assignment sheets, and assessments, which provide students the
opportunity to choose, within the framework or structure of the unit, how to
complete the requirements given them. Williamson includes several humorous
stories that help pinpoint the expectations for the student-centered
Author: Julie A.
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Education
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