Peer Support Strategies
Improving Students' Social Lives and Learning
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Peer Support Strategies by Erik W. Carter
Book DescriptionPeer supports really work: they're a great, efficient way to help all students learn, make the most of teacher/ paraprofessional time, and increase the achievement level of challenging students. This is the concise, practical guide every middle and high school needs to implement peer support strategies - including cooperative learning and peer tutoring - to benefit students with moderate to severe disabilities and their peers. With this reader-friendly, step-by-step planning guide from the foremost authorities on peer supports, educators, paraprofessionals, and other school staff will: discover how peer supports are a 'two-way street', boosting the academic outcomes, social skills, and self-esteem of students with disabilities and the peers who support them; determine which students might benefit most from peer supports; and, recruit and match the students most likely to form mutually beneficial relationships.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781557668431
(279mm x 216mm x 10mm)
Imprint: Brookes Publishing Co
Publisher: Brookes Publishing Co
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Erik W. Carter
New Transition Handbook, Paperback (December 2012)
The thoroughly revised edition of the bestselling The Transition Handbook, this practical guide gives you more than 500 research-based, teacher-tested strategies that help students with disabilities make a smooth transition to adulthood.
Peer Buddy Programs for Successful Secondary School Inclusion, Paperback (July 2008)
When secondary schools are committed to inclusion, everybody wins - schools make progress toward IDEA and NCLB requirements, and students with and without disabilities enjoy higher academic achievement and new friendships. This book gives schools step-by-step guidance they need to get a program started and keep it going.
Including People with Disabilities in Faith Communities, Paperback (October 2007)» View all books by Erik W. Carter
Addresses how faith communities, service providers, and families can work together to support the full participation of individuals with disabilities in the faith community of their choice. This book incorporates practical strategies, vignettes, case examples, resource lists, and photocopiable forms, checklists, and interview guides.
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Author Biography - Erik W. Carter
Erik Carter is Assistant Professor, Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Craig H. Kennedy is Professor, Special Education and P ediatrics, Vanderbilt University. Lisa S. Cushing is Research Assistant, Department of Special Education, Vanderbilt University.
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