I had a few classes this past year with students that were particularly active. There were days where it was a struggle to get much done. 189 more words
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To take roll, or not to take roll. That is the question. How best to keep track of our minions in class?
Maybe Gru is right… perhaps a roll call is necessary in order to keep our students present and on task; maybe we should “revisit how many vacation days they get.” But do we have to take the roll to achieve the objective of present, engaged students? 1,577 more words
Student evaluations have always carried an inherent element of stress. Something that should, in theory, be a beneficial tool, oftentimes accomplishes exactly the opposite. Even after being told that the evaluations are completely anonymous, some students worry if they rate the teacher poorly they might suffer retaliation. 765 more words
An excellent video on effective classroom management in a grade 3 classroom. I particularly like the way the teacher uses constant positive praise, roams the classroom and the desk positioning. 24 more words