Packed with strategies for lesson planning and delivery, this research-based book shows how implementing EDI can improve instruction and raise achievement in diverse classrooms.
Chapter 2: What is Effective Instruction?: Are Some Approaches Better Than others?
What is Effective Instruction?: Are Some Approaches Better Than others?
Figure 2.1 Explicit Direct Instruction includes both design components and delivery strategies.
[Page 8]We'll begin with a short philosophical discussion about education and various educational approaches. Then we'll provide an overview of Explicit Direct Instruction (edi).
By the time you finish this book, you will be able to write and teach well-crafted edi lessons that help students learn more and help students learn faster. If you are an administrator, you will be able to identify effective instructional practices in the classroom and support teachers in using them.
But you don't need to read the entire book to come up with specific strategies that make teaching more effective. Here are ...