Parent-teacher conferences are around the corner, and there’s a lot to do to get prepared. Here are several tips to keep your conferences positive and productive.
You want your students to read more, and this month, there’s a great opportunity to encourage that: National Reading Month and Read Across America!
Successful students know how to organize themselves and manage their time effectively. If you have some students who seem to spin their wheels when it comes time to work or who frequently hand in late assignments, it might be time for a time management tune-up.
As a teacher, you’re always looking for ways to get your students’ attention and engage them in deeper thinking and learning. Using multi-media opportunities within your teaching can be an effective way to further engage and motivate your students.
You’ve probably wished before that all your students would have an excellent work ethic. Students who work hard recognize that their future successes and failures are largely within their control and that the effort they put into their work is directly tied to outcomes.
If you’re all about allowing your students to learn by doing, keep in mind how beneficial field trips can be for them. Designed well, these outside-the-classroom experiences get students engaged and excited.
As you know already, technology can enhance your lessons and empower your students. But there are effective and less effective uses of technology in the classroom.
Motivating your students after the holiday break can be difficult. Many students struggle to get back into the routine. Here are a few tips on how to re-energize your students for the spring semester:
Holiday break is behind you, yet your students still seem to be in vacation mode. What can you do to get things back on track quickly?
You want to help students master content while also maximizing their potential, both in the classroom and life. Here are several tips to help you engage in transformational teaching practices that have a long-lasting, positive impact on your students.