Welcome to speed building using “The Moody Method.” This method of speed building is not new or unique, but it is the tried and true method that has been proven to be the most effective... More > in developing psychomotor skills required in building machine shorthand speed, skill, and accuracy. Students who practice the lessons systematically and follow the directions for speed-building will progress faster than “simply practicing or writing on their machines without goals, directions, and guidance. The material contained in this book is available for speed-building dictation. Students in beginning speed building should practice each section at least once before accessing the audio dictation. At beginning speed levels, familiar material can be written ten to twenty words a minute faster than unfamiliar material. The ability to automatically write on the shorthand machine is developed through repeatedly practicing the same materials.< Less
This book discusses 12 Characteristics of Effective Teachers who were successful in getting their students to behave appropriately and to learn the subject matter. It presents heartwarming examples... More > of teachers who saw teaching not as a job, but as a noble mission. This book shares classroom strategies of teachers who made a difference in the lives of their students and in turn—were what inspired those students, in their adult lives, to also become teachers.
This book presents true stories written by Education majors as they recount their experiences of being taught (grades K-12) by an effective teacher. It shares actual classroom examples of teachers who manifested each of the 12 Characteristics of an Effective Teacher.
By acquiring these 12 characteristics, you too can have a positive impact on the lives of the children you teach.< Less