Classroom Management to Control Student Behavior
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Student behavior is a challenge for all teachers. If a class’ behavior isn’t managed well, then you will not have a productive learning environment. The key to creating well-managed a classroom management method that works for discipline is planning. .. read more..
Behaviorism Can Turn Your Classroom Management Around
Saturday, June 20, 2020
I first ran into behaviorism in child psychology classes I took for my Early Childhood Education credential (ECE). It was designed by a renowned psychologist named John B. Watson and formed into the Theory of Behaviorism by another famous psychologist, B.F. Skinner. .. read more..
Classroom Management: Benefits of Student Feedback
Friday, June 19, 2020
It can be scary to ask students what they think of you and the way that you teach. However, if you want honest feedback about your teaching, then your students are the ones to ask. Children are honest by nature, and if you ask them (especially the younger ones), they will tell you anything that y... .. read more..
Technology in the Classroom: How to Use Videos
Thursday, June 18, 2020
When I started teaching, videos were used only for a few reasons: To teach historical events, as a prize for something students did well, or for the sub to fill the time while I was out. A lot has changed since then. .. read more..
Teaching Strategies to Support Social Emotional Learning
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Social Emotional Learning (SEL) is the process by which students manage emotions, set goals, feel and show empathy for others, and create positive relationships that bring about responsible decisions. SEL is now playing a critical role in today’s education system. Most students come from diverse ... .. read more..
Celebrating Father's Day in Elementary School
Sunday, June 14, 2020
Father's Day is just around the corner. This is a day to celebrate and honor the fathers, and the father figures, in our lives. Help students recognize the important role that their fathers have in their lives by having them participate in these inspiring activities. Friendly Letter for Father .. read more..
How Teachers Can Fund School Supplies
Sunday, June 14, 2020
Teachers know the struggle of working with outdated equipment and not having the necessary school supplies for proper functioning in the classroom. Ill-equipped classrooms are a struggle for both the teachers and the students. .. read more..
Teacher Wellness: Practice Mindful Moments
Saturday, June 13, 2020
Have you ever sat down at the end of a long week and thought to yourself, “What did I accomplish this week?” Or, “Wow, the school year is already coming to an end, it went by so fast.” Time passes quickly, and before you know it things are changing and passing you by without you even realizing it. .. read more..
Teaching Strategies: Use Cooperative Learning to Enhance Participation
Friday, June 12, 2020
If you’re looking for more teaching strategies that will enhance student participation in your classroom, then cooperative learning is one to try. .. read more..
Help Students Get the Most Out of AP Classes
Thursday, June 11, 2020
Getting college credit while in high school – or even in middle school, in some cases – sounds like a great idea, but some experts say that dual enrollment and advanced placement ( AP classes ) should be taken with a clear understanding of what they entail and how they can and can’t benefit a stu... .. read more..