For this assignment you are a special education teacher  who works with students with disabilities. .It is of interest to teachers that positive student outcomes are greatest for instructional approaches that combine aspects of strategy and direct instruction. For this task, write a paper to a support the finding that eight clusters of instructional components are shared across successful instructional approaches utilizing strategic or direct instruction:

  • Explicit direct instruction (sequencing & segmentation)
  • Explicit strategy instruction
  • Monitoring
  • Individualized training for teachers
  • Small interactive group instruction
  • Teacher-indirect instruction
  • Verbal questioning
  • Technology-mediated instruction