Acton, MA (PRWEB) February 22, 2012
Research for Better Teaching, Inc. (RBT - http://www.RBTeach.com), an established professional development organization for educators with focus on sustainable school improvement, has announced that the Kindle edition of The Skillful Teacher: Building Your Teaching Skills (2012 Kindle ed., 2008 6th ed.) by Jon Saphier, Mary Ann Haley-Speca, and Robert Gower is now available from Amazon worldwide.
Bringing this “gold standard” textbook to the Kindle platform meets the increasing market demand for electronically-delivered publications. Now in its sixth edition as a paperback, The Skillful Teacher has been used extensively in many colleges and school districts across the U.S. and in a number of places around the world for studying generic pedagogy, also referred to as the knowledge base on teaching. Designed for both the novice and the experienced educator, The Skillful Teacher is a unique synthesis of this knowledge base, with powerful repertoires for matching teaching strategies to student needs. As a practical guide for practitioners working to broaden their teaching skills, the book combines theory with practice and focuses on 18 critical areas of classroom performance. It has been deemed a must for instructional coaches and mentors.
The Kindle edition of The Skillful Teacher: Building Your Teaching Skills is priced at $48.95 and is available in the Kindle store at http://www.amazon.com.
About Research for Better Teaching, Inc. (RBT)
Research for Better Teaching, Inc. is an established professional development organization for educators, offering nationally recognized programs to school districts for administrators, teachers, and coaches. RBT prides itself in being a partner with the educational community in supporting sustainable school improvement. Established in 1979 by Jon Saphier, RBT has been leading the way for improved skills for teachers and furthering the mission to provide quality education. Programs, publications, and consulting focus on building in-house professional development to ensure skillful teaching, developing teacher evaluation systems, training Data Coaches and Data Teams, and developing leadership skills for strong school cultures. RBT is headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, outside of Boston.
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