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Co-Teaching for Rookies: Classroom Organization and Managing Details

I did not find this article prior to starting the school year, but my co-teacher and I incorporated the ideas in this article. We introduced ourselves as their two teachers, and the students still do not realize that I am the special ed teacher. 931 more words


Using clines to support literacy development in diverse classrooms

Introductory prediction activities, clines and cloze passages are interactive tasks that encourage students to think deeply about content, language and meaning (Dufficy, 2005, p. 119). They are particularly assistive to EAL students, supporting discussions in pairs and groups to explore text meaning, while scaffolding the introduction of new vocabulary and content. 145 more words

Classroom Management

Excel at Seating Plans!

I don’t excel at seating plans because I often don’t have the time to write them.

Writing down names can be time consuming and personally I find that the faster I write the more illegible my writing becomes. 625 more words

Teaching Aids

Random Name Selector, a Great Way to Include Everyone

Every now and then, we need a way to ensure that a student may randomly be selected for something. It doesn’t always have to be reading, or answering a question. 226 more words

Educational Technology

I'm so thankful for Kindergarten teachers!

The beginning of a new school year is exhausting. It’s the time of year you are wishing you had your old class back, even though you never thought you would be saying that last May. 315 more words

Teacher Thoughts

10 Things Every Student Needs to Hear from Teachers

By Barbara A. Lewis, author of Building Character with True Stories from Nature

When I returned to teaching after taking a 20-year hiatus to raise my own children, I had an opportunity to take over a sixth-grade class during the last six weeks of school. 620 more words

Free Spirit Author

พฤติกรรมของนักเรียนในศตวรรษที่ 21

พฤติกรรมของนักเรียนในศตวรรษที่ 21 ผมคิดว่านักเรียนน่าจะมีความเป็นส่วนตัวสูง เพราะทุกคนต่างล้วนอยู่ในโลกของเทคโนโลยีที่ทันสมัย และผมคิดว่าถ้าหากนักเรียนคนใดขยันที่จะเรียนรู้นักเรียนคนนั้นจะสามารถพัฒนาตนเองได้เป็นอย่างดีในทางกลับกันหากนักเรียนคนใดไม่ค่อยสนใจที่จะเรียนรู้ในสิ่งที่ครูสอนก็หลุดออกจากวงโคจรการเรียนรู้ได้เลยเพราะมีสิ่งร้าว สื่อต่างๆมากมาย ชวนหลง

Classroom Management