Decision Making Strategy: Problem Solving Flowchart

I started using this problem solving strategy with students to help them see that there were positive and negative consequences to any solution they presented to a problem they were experiencing. Originally, it was used [...]

By |February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

How to Build Rapport and Deliver Your Message

Whether teaching in a classroom or speaking in a business environment, making a connection with your audience to establish rapport is critical to your success in delivering your message. As we know, relationship and rapport can make the difference between your audience tuning you out, or embracing your message.

By |February 1st, 2017|1 Comment

Collaborative Roles in the Classroom

Given the magnitude of demands placed on classroom teachers today, they can become overwhelmed with the task of trying to meet the needs of a heterogeneously grouped co-taught classroom.

By |January 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Even MORE Cool Classroom Storage Ideas

During a recent round of seminars, a couple of participants left me with some new classroom storage ideas for keeping things organized in their classrooms. Olivia Valencic uses a small tackle box to store markers, [...]

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Reciprocal Teaching – A Strategy to Improve Reading Comprehension

Studies have proven that reciprocal teaching greatly influences student comprehension skills.

By |September 28th, 2016|0 Comments