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The One Minute Teacher: How to Teach Others to Teach Themselves
The One Minute Teacher How to Teach Others to Teach Themselves Author:Spencer Johnson, Constance Johnson This invaluable book shows how teachers, despite the many difficulties they face in today's school systems, can make an important contribution to their students' lives and educations. Johnson and Johnson describehow the use of Goal Setting, Praising, and Recovery reinforces self-esteem and creates a new kind of learning process that will become ... more »lifelong. The One Minute Teacher reveals simple, positive ways to:
* Discover and instill the love of learning
* Foster success and achievement
* Feel more confident and happy
* Bring out the best in ourselves and others
Practical, wise, and useful in dozens of everyday situations, The One Minute Teacher is essential reading for anyone who teaches and anyone who learns. More than eleven million copies of Dr. Johnson's books are in use in twenty-four languages.« less
So a professor gave me this book as I am about to enter the teaching field. The book is based on the One Minute principles...however in a sentence this is the book. If you use the principles for yourself everyday, you will be a better teacher and it will have positive impacts within your classroom.
It isn't new material just re - written to help education professionals focus their efforts to positively impact schools as a whole.
Having said all that if you have never read any of Dr Johnson's books grab this one and use these easily implemented principles to work in your own life.