20 Things to Never Say to Your Co-teacher

I was co-teaching biology and working with a teacher who could say the meanest things with a smile on his face. One day, I was teaching the parts of the heart. When I finished explaining the difference between the inferior vena cava and the superior vena cava, he told the class, "Yes, it's just like [...]

By | 2017-05-16T21:41:46+00:00 May 16th, 2017|0 Comments

One Teacher’s Real Life Teaching Strategy Story – Fidget Tools

After presenting a teaching strategy workshop in Farmington, NH, I was contacted by Sarah Manter, one of the teachers who attended my program, with a question. During the program, I talked about how some teachers use blow-up beach balls with just a little air in them for their most fidgety students. Sarah asked if I had any ideas to deal with the squeaking noises that her secondary students were making when sitting on the balls.

By | 2017-04-26T03:20:34+00:00 March 26th, 2017|0 Comments