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2015 ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show

70th ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show

March 21–23, 2015, Houston, Tex.

Discover new ideas and practical strategies that deliver real results for students.



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Marzano, R. J., Marzano, J. S., & Pickering, D. J. (2003). Classroom management that works: Research-based strategies for every teacher. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.

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Wilhelm, J. (2001). Improving comprehension with think-aloud strategies: Modeling what good readers do. New York: Scholastic Professional Books.

Willis, J. (2006). Research-based strategies to ignite student learning. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.

Willis, J. (2007). Brain-friendly strategies for the inclusion classroom. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.

Wolfe, P. (2001). Brain matters: Translating research into classroom practice. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.

Wormeli, R. (2005). Summarization in any subject. Alexandria, VA: ASCD.