Daily hassles, grading, and student drama will not go away. But if you don’t take care of yourself, those struggles are bound to exhaust you. It is up to you to take self-care into your own hands, because no one will do it for you.
I was in Marion OH, presenting my workshop on Reaching Struggling Learners, when I met Suzanne Smith, a speech pathologist. Suzanne shared a musical teaching strategy that she came up with to help her teach her students when to use "I" instead of "me."
To prepare students for the real world, where technology and the economy are evolving every day, we must prepare them to be nimble, creative and be ready for any curve ball life might throw at them.
We all know how important engagement is to helping students learn and retain information. Yet motivating students to engage in a lesson is a constant challenge.
One of the best RTI teaching strategies to improve reading comprehension is reciprocal teaching – an instructional strategy involving discussion as well as using reading strategies to improve comprehension of text. Reciprocal teaching uses a four-step method – often referred to as the “Fab Four” – t [...]