Teachers turn to books for many needs, including encouragement and organization
Every teacher will tell you that it’s one thing to learn about classroom instruction in a teacher preparation program. It’s quite another to be in charge of a classroom of students with different interests, abilities, and learning styles.
While experience trumps most things, many teachers have favorite books they use and reference throughout their teaching careers.
Whether a book is aimed at new teachers, building teacher confidence, substitute teachers, and motivating teacher tales, it’s clear that there is no shortage of wisdom when it comes to teaching.
Following is a list of some of the top books for teachers. We’ve highlighted the first 10, along with an Amazon link and brief description.
Have you read any of these books? What other books would you recommend? Let us know in the comments section below.
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