5 Guidelines for Effective Teaching: Through the decisions they make, excellent teachers translate the Developmentally Appropriate Practice (DAP) framework into high-quality experiences for children. These guidelines address five key aspects of the teachers role. Learn more at: http://www.naeyc.org/dap/5-guidelines-for-effective-teaching
10 Effective DAP Strategies: An effective teacher or family child care provider chooses a strategy to fit a particular situation. It’s important to consider what the children already know and can do and the learning goals for the specific situation. By remaining flexible and observant, we can determine which strategy may be most effective. Often, if one strategy doesn’t work, another will. Learn more at: http://www.naeyc.org/dap/10-effective-dap-teaching-strategies
Offers great concrete ways to increase student engagement that are easy to implement as soon as possible. I especially like the accountable talk posters to help get kids started--what a great thing for Ls!