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"Affective education is defined as teaching in the affective domain. Affective education places the focus on student attitudes, interests, appreciations, values, and emotional sets. The goal is to reduce student alienation by increasing self-esteem and self-concept" (Hellison, 1991).
Finding Books: Helpful search terms: affective education or social skills or self* or emotion* or decision making or rules or moral education or character education
Hellison, D. R., & Templin, T. J. (1991). A reflective approach to teaching physical education. Champaign, Ill: Human Kinetics Books.
Arts & Music
Art History Teaching Resources
Art History Teaching Resources (AHTR) is a peer-populated platform for art history teachers. AHTR is home to a constantly evolving and collectively authored online repository of art history teaching content including, but not limited to, lesson plans, video introductions to museums, book reviews, image clusters, and classroom and museum activities.
ArtsEdge is the Kennedy Center's free digital learning platform for arts education. Our resources include lesson plans, guides, audio stories, video clips, and interactive online modules.
National Association for Music Education
National Association for Music Education (NAfME) is the only association that addresses all aspects of music education. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Our resources -- lesson plans, activities, presentations, videos, playlists, primary sources, archives, and more -- are developed and curated by our award-winning Education team and meet national and state learning standards in a variety of subject areas, including music, social studies, STEAM, English and more.
Khan Academy's collection of art history material.
Over 200 lesson plans for music teachers
The Teacher's Corner
Music Activities and Lesson Plans
New York State Standards and Core Curriculum for Career Education
Finding Books: Helpful search terms -community helpers or occupations or police* or fire fighters or fire station or postal workers or post office or postal service or doctors or nurses OR "career education" or "vocational education" or occupations or jobs (try this search in TERC and in the General Collection)
Books/Material in our catalog:
I Can Be Anything! by
Call Number: juv P SPI
Publication Date: 2010-03-17
Careers [kit] by
Call Number: curr CX 372.942 REALIA S331 C37
Publication Date: 1998
It’s a Great Job by
Call Number: curr CT 372.41 Sch64p 1998 Gr.2-3 bk.18
Publication Date: 1998
Career Education by
Call Number: LC4813 .K65 1995
Publication Date: 1995-03-13
Web Resources for Health Education:
SOAR Study Skills by
Call Number: curr CC 371.3 K78 2009
Publication Date: 2006-09-01
Study skills or study strategies are approaches applied to learning. They are generally critical to success in school, considered essential for acquiring good grades, and useful for learning throughout one's life (Wikipedia, 2012).
Wikipedia. (2012). Study Skills. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Study_skills
Finding Books: Helpful search terms - Cognition or cognitive or multiple intelligence* or learning style* or critical thinking or thought and thinking or Logc or reasoning or Memory or mnemonics or Perception or perceptual or visual learning or Problem solving
Books in our collection:
Pocket Guide to Study Tips by
Call Number: curr CT 371.3 B278p 2004
Publication Date: 2004-08-01
The Source for Learning & Memory Strategies by
Call Number: curr CC 371.3 R53 2003
Publication Date: 2003
Technology & Digital Citizenship