Becoming a Teacher
Becoming a Teacher
$3.95 Shipping
List Price
99% Off
You Save

  • Condition: Good
  • Provider: Better World Books Contact
  • Provider Rating:
  • Ships From: Mishawaka, IN
  • Shipping: Standard, Expedited
  • Comments: Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!

   30-day money back guarantee

Ask the provider about this item.

Most renters respond to questions in 48 hours or less.
The response will be emailed to you.
  • ISBN-13: 9780205420315
  • ISBN: 0205420311
  • Edition: 7
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley



It is readable, up-to-date, and very practical in its application. It covers a variety of topics in an interesting manner that is hard to find in other texts. John A. Beaupre, Illinois Central College All of the chapters are important and deal with content that is vital for students to know. Anthony J. Coletta, William Patterson University Becoming a Teacher, Seventh Edition, takes a straightforward look at what it means to be a professional teacher in today's rapidly changing, high-stakes environment of education. Building upon a strong mentoring message that has long been the tradition of Becoming a Teacher, the Seventh Edition helps students make difficult decisions about their teaching future by fostering an awareness of the realities of teaching in America today. This no-nonsense approach provides students with the tools and information necessary to answer the questions, What does it take to become a professional teacher? and Do I want to teach? Along the way, the authors provide practical perspectives for meeting the challenges of teaching. New to this Edition : Special features at the beginning and end of each of the book's four parts explore four Big Picture issues facing education today: teacher resiliency, teaching in socially toxic environments, the changing demographic of today's students, and preparing a literate populace. Revised Meeting the Standards features in each chapter provide prospective teachers with guidelines for acquiring the skills necessary to meet the performance standards developed by INTASC, NCATE, PRAXIS, and NBPTS, and for meeting the accountability criteria contained in the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act. A new Case for Reflection feature in each chapter presents problem-solving situations to resolve, providing readers an opportunity to apply new learning to develop practical solutions in specific problem-solving contexts. A new "Teachers' Voices feature in each chapter presents short, teacher-authored articles illustrating how teachers apply chapter content to actual classroom situations and providing readers firsthand insights into real-world challenges teachers face. New in MyLabSchool! Parkay E-book with integrated pre- and post-tests that generate individualized study plans to help students focus their attention and efforts where theyre needed most. See inside back cover for [Insert MyLabSchool Logo] Access Code!Parkay, Forrest W. is the author of 'Becoming a Teacher ' with ISBN 9780205420315 and ISBN 0205420311.

[read more]

Questions about purchases?

You can find lots of answers to common customer questions in our FAQs

View a detailed breakdown of our shipping prices

Learn about our return policy

Still need help? Feel free to contact us

View college textbooks by subject
and top textbooks for college

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

The ValoreBooks Guarantee

With our dedicated customer support team, 30-day no-questions-asked return policy, and our price match guarantee, you can rest easy knowing that we're doing everything we can to save you time, money, and stress.