Crazy Things People Say To Teachers — And How To Respond

Tired of people assuming your job is easy and your summers are free? You don't have to take it. Ah, the holidays. ’Tis the season to gather round the hearth, feast on turkey and pie, and enjoy the company and conversation of loved ones we see but a few times a year. And thank goodness … Продолжи со читање Crazy Things People Say To Teachers — And How To Respond

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How to Become the Best Teacher Students’ Advice

And when you are a teacher, it becomes even more difficult to become perfect for ALL your students. It's clear, that we all are different, so your students are, and each of them has his own learning style. When your teaching style suits a learning style of your student, you will definitely become his best … Продолжи со читање How to Become the Best Teacher Students’ Advice

12 Curriculum Planning Tips For Any Grade Level Or Content Area

Learning is really just a growth in awareness. From not knowing to knowing is part of it, but that’s really too simple because it misses all the degrees of knowing and not knowing. One can’t ever really truly understand something any more than a shrub can stay trimmed. There’s always growth or decay, changing contexts … Продолжи со читање 12 Curriculum Planning Tips For Any Grade Level Or Content Area

24 Things A Teacher Should Never Ask A Student To Do

1. Meaningless work It’s fine to start with an academic standard, but standards aren’t meaningful to students and should never ask. Either make the work meaningful, or shelve it until you can. If you can’t, ask someone in our department, building, or PLN. If they can’t, let’s change the standard. 2. Read out loud if … Продолжи со читање 24 Things A Teacher Should Never Ask A Student To Do

How to Make Your Teacher Happy

Making your teacher happy serves many purposes, and demands something in return – it makes school go more smoothly, it makes your family pleased and proud and ultimately it makes attaining what you want in life easier. But it also means putting in the time and effort to learn and thoughtfully apply the things you've … Продолжи со читање How to Make Your Teacher Happy

Classroom Challenges

CLASSROOM CHALLENGES OVERVIEW Sometimes, particular students may cause you problems in class, without warranting major negotiation or intervention. A few common situations, and ways to work them out, are discussed below. PREVENTING CONFLICT A sensitive approach to your work with students can save you from many problems. By phrasing questions and criticism carefully, you can … Продолжи со читање Classroom Challenges