Required Course Text:
Title: Building Teachers: A Constructivist Approach to Introducing Education
Edition: 2nd (2014)
Author: Martin, Loomis
Book ISBN: 978-1133943013
An effective educator stays abreast of current research in the field of teaching and learning. Reading journal articles can help you learn new methods and gain new knowledge that you can incorporate into your classroom. As a future educator, it is important to start getting into a research habit now.
In this Assignment, you will conduct a library search for peer-reviewed journal articles that are written for educators on the topics of teaching and assessment. Peer-reviewed articles have been through a rigorous check to ensure quality and accuracy. This is why it is important to find articles that have been through the peer-review process.
Choose a topic onteaching and assessmentthat interests you that pertains to education. You can choose between, 1. Teaching and assessment in students with learning disabilities ( if you want to do a specific disability dyslexia) 2. Teaching and assessments in students with high and low socio-economics. 3. Teaching and assessment in students with English as a second language. 4. Teaching and assessment in high performing students.
You should get a list of articles to make your selection. Pick three that seem most useful to your research. ( Articles must be peer -reviewed and concentrates on students in the United States and students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. In a Word document, list the three complete article references (use APA 6th Edition 2nd print style), and give a brief summary (200300 words each) of each. Explain why the articles would be helpful to you in your teaching practice.
The 4 sources are the course texted and then the three peer reviewed articles
Please include a proper APA 6th Edition 2nd print title page with the title and running head being the topic you choose and a proper APA 6th edition 2nd print Reference Page.