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Nobody Wants to be in a Group with Me, Always Singled Out or Being Bullied

Things that are happening, all over the world in schools, not just here, translated…

Q I’m Always Singled Out or Bullied

After Cheng-Cheng got out of class, he’d cried home to him mom, “Do my classmates hate me?  1,279 more words


Character Counts!

I recently began a course hosted on Coursera about teaching character. It’s an important topic that is also serves to help teachers reflect on their own methods and message. 218 more words


The teacher learns

I’m getting better at making my expectations clear. Giving quick, short directions right away and repeating them until all students are with me sounds obvious, but it’s easy to move on without some kids and then you never really get them back. 204 more words


Welcome, Educators!

As you might already know, using music to support academic instruction, classroom management, and social-emotional learning can be very effective and fun — for students and teachers alike!   86 more words

Reading Instruction

Be fair, firm and consistent

Teenagers often have highly emotive concepts of justice. Therefore, fairness and consistency are important values when it comes to classroom management. 165 more words

Classroom Management

This Is Why

I got a new student a week ago. One with many behavioral and social and emotional issues. To be honest, reading his IEP gave me a headache. 236 more words

Classroom Management

A good teacher

People sometimes tell me I’m a good teacher.  In fact, I had a principal even say once that I am a “phenomenal teacher.”

The problem with that is that I don’t always feel like I know what I… 657 more words

Middle School