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Taming the Time Stealers

Taming the Time Stealers
Tricks of the Trade From Organized Teachers

April 1999 | 176 pages | Corwin
This is a book to help the beginning teacher handle efficiently the diverse tasks they face. It gives practical advice regarding the mountain of paperwork, the smooth operation of classroom instruction, working with parents and colleagues, and doing it in the short space of time allotted.
Organizing Your Time and Memory
Buried Under Administrative Paperwork?
Managing Instructional Print Material
Corralling Nonprint Materials
Taking the Cure

From Simple to Complex

Organizing Your Teaching
Helping Students Learn to Organize Themselves
Teaching Students with Special Needs
Working with Parents
Requesting Assistance
Organizational Strategies for Your Soul

"In an attempt to help their students improve, the authors surveyed well-organized teachers about their "Time Stealer Tamers" to share with the aspiring teachers. Here they share their useful suggestions with a wider audience."

G. E. Pawlas, University of Central Florida
CHOICE, 2000

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M. C. Gore

M. C. (Millie) Gore is Hardin Distinguished Professor in the Special Education Program of the Department of Counseling, Kinesiology, and Special Education at the Gordon T. and Ellen West College of Education at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas. She is the author or coauthor of several books, including the Corwin title (with John F. Dowd) Taming the Time Stealers: Tricks of the Trade From Organized Teachers. Gore received undergraduate and master’s degrees from Eastern New Mexico University and a doctorate from the University of Arkansas. More About Author

John F. Dowd

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ISBN: 9780803968448