Teachers deal with educational naysayers. Their responses can shape how the public perceives teachers and the public school system.
Model behaviors for students. It’s hard, and (I think) we all struggle.
As teachers, we know that modeling is important, and we want to..
Use the textbook and its accompanying activities? I do too.
Welcome to “This or That,” a monthly chat where the authors of Reading and ..
Use a worksheet as a teacher? I do.
Teachers, they get bombarded with messages, with trends. Education faces waves of best practices, ..
Handling upset parents as a teacher – because this will happen.
Welcome to “This or That,” a monthly chat where the authors of Reading ..
Differentiation in the secondary classroom? It is expected, required. Students benefit from it. It improves classroom management.
Things teachers do all summer? It’s probably unromantic.
Spring break is over, and the countdowns are on for the end of the school yea..
Reflect, reflect, reflect.
Reflection as a teacher is a bit of a motto – reflect on experiences to better your instruction and connecti..
Teachers… know things about education standards. Even though the *new* common core standards were launched in 2009 (six years ago), they..
All teachers need inspiration for writing the best lesson plans. Sometimes, you might not feel it. Here are some inspirations for when you..