Über den Autor
Mary Ann Smialek, Ed.D., is the president of Quest Solutions Education Consulting. She is an experienced educator in both regular and special education, specializing in the remediation of specific learning disabilities. Mary Ann is a leading speaker and author on home-school partnerships, parent-teacher collaboration, motivation, and team strategies. She also conducts seminars and workshops on school success strategies for educators of elementary-and middle-school students, diagnostic/prescriptive teaching techniques, curriculum modifications, and adaptations for students with Individual Educational Programs (IEP). For a personal response to a question or comment, visit her website: www.maryannsmialek.com and "Ask Dr. Mary Ann."
Part 1 Introduction: Welcome to Middle School! Chapter 2 1st Period: Be Prepared! Chapter 3 2nd Period: Embark on a Positive School Year! Chapter 4 3rd Period: Be Responsible! Chapter 5 4th Period: Get Organized, Healthy, and Happy! Chapter 6 5th Period: Stay on Track with Right Decisions! Chapter 7 6th Period: Know the Facts: Alcohol and Drug Influences! Chapter 8 7th Period: Middle School Parent-Teacher Involvement
Off the Bus! is written for both seasoned and beginning teachers. It will equip educators with the strategies needed to assure that students get the best education they can during the middle school years.