TTC Course Resources

Instructional Strategies That Work

Web Resources

About Memory Homework

All Kinds of Minds
Understanding Differences in Learning

Annenberg Media
Teacher Resources/Education

Online Articles, Publications

The Center for Public Education
What Research Says About the Value of Homework

The Creative Curriculum
Online Assessment, Program Planning and Reporting System

Education Encyclopedia-State 

Educator Learning Center
Articles, Strategies, Multimedia Elements & Case Studies

Ideas on Teaching
Questioning Techniques for Active Learning

Videos, Case Studies, Conceptual Models & Questions Analysis

James Madison University
The Learning Toolbox

Links Learning for Teachers
Math: Instructional Video

Articles, E-Mail and Web Links about Teaching Strategies

Mind Matters, Inc.
Translation of Brain Research to Classroom Practice

 Online Learning Centre
Instructional Strategies Online

Companion Site to Misunderstood Minds Documentary

PlasmaLink Web Services
Glossary of Instructional Strategies

SDSU College of Education
Learning Strategies Matrix
Mini lessons on teaching

Texas Collaborative for Teaching Excellence
Professional Development Module on Teaching Techniques

Thirteen Ed Online
Concept to Classroom Workshops

Content videos for all ages 


Print Resources

Bransford, J. & Brown, A. & Cocking, R., editors. (2000). How People Learn. National Academy Press. Washington DC.

Cooper, D. (2007).  Talk About Assessment.  Thomson Nelson. Toronto Ontario.

Garmston, R. & Wellman, B. (2009).  The Adaptive School, Second Edition.  Christopher-Gordon. Norwood MA.

Jensen, E. (1998).  Teaching with the Brain in Mind.  ASCD. Alexandria VA.

Marzano, R. & Pickering, D. & Pollock, J. (2001).  Classroom Instruction that Works.  ASCD. Alexandria VA.

Marzano, R.  (2007).  The Art and Science of Teaching.  ASCD. Alexandria VA.

Marzano, R. (2003).  What Works in Schools.  ASCD. Alexandria VA.

Medina, J. (2008).  Brain Rules.  Pear Press.  Seattle. WA.

McTighe, G. & Wiggins, G. (1999).  The Understanding by Design Handbook.  ASCD.  Alexandria VA.

McTighe, G. & Wiggins, G. (2007).  Schooling by Design.  ASCD.  Alexandria VA.

Pollock, J. (2007).  Improving Student Learning One Teacher at a Time.  ASCD.  Alexandria VA.

Rutherford, P. (2008).  Instruction for All Students.  Just ASK. Alexandria VA.

Silver, H. & Strong, R. (2007).  The New American Lecture.  Thoughtful Education. New Jersey.

Silver, H. & Strong, R. & Perini, M. (2007).  The Strategic Teacher.  Pearson.  Columbus Ohio.

Strong, R. & Silver, H. & Perini, M. (2001).  Teaching What Matters Most. ASCD. Alexandria VA.