Book Title: The Exemplary Middle School
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Author: Paul S. George
Praised nationwide as the leading text for aspiring middle school educators, this book links theory and current research to practice with specific examples of effective practice from many of this country's exemplary middle schools. The authors offer comprehensive coverage, including attention to the history of the middle school movement, the process of curriculum development, instructional strategies, alternative methods of grouping students, planning and evaluation, leadership roles, and much more. At the heart of this book's success is its extensive use of up-to-date illustrative materials that show future educators how best practices are being implemented in today's middle schools.
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