I had always believed my classroom was about the students, they were the reason we taught and my focus was always on their learning. I didn’t pay much attention until I heard this: Whoever is doing the talking is doing the majority of the learning. In your classroom what is the ratio of teacher-talk to student-talk?
In this post and podcast, I'm sharing my highlights of 2017 in ELA. Here you'll find ten of the most interesting teaching strategies, resources, and websites that I've encountered this year. If you're looking for inspiration moving into 2018, English teachers, look no further.
WHY TEACHERS SHOULD CREATE VISION BOARDS WITH THEIR STUDENTS | Vision boards are an amazing tool that helps keep you motivated and determined to make your future real. Teachers promoting a growth mindset will continue to encourage hard work and determination and the vision board supports the goals the student will strive for. | Grades 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, homeschool #visionboard #growthmindset