Investigate a variety of instructional strategies and research-based best practices, including performance-based instruction, Dimensions of Learning, and cooperative learning. Click below to explore these strategies:

Developing Performance Assessment Tasks
Classroom Management: A Game Plan for Success 
Portfolio Assessment
Questioning to Promote Higher-Order Thinking
Dimensions of Learning Reference Guide
A Guide to Cooperative Learning
Equity in Response
Reading Across the Curriculum
Writing Across the Curriculum

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