Classroom Management in the 21st Century How do you effectively manage the busy, dynamic atmosphere of a classroom in the 21st century? Common Core Standards promote collaboration and increased use of technology. With all that discussion and distractions, how do you keep your class organized and make sure all students are being reached?
The Case For the No Homework Policy The issue of too little or too much homework at the elementary level can be completely avoided if teachers simply stop giving homework altogether. Intrigued by this concept? Learn what a homework-free classroom could do for you and your students.
Quiz: Creating a Welcoming Classroom Environment Your classroom environment is the foundation for how your students will learn. Classrooms with too little stimuli are as problematic as classrooms with too much stimuli. Want to know how to set up your classroom so that students will be engaged in learning without being overwhelmed? Take this quiz.
An Effective Guide for Classroom Management Do you need help with classroom management? Whether you are a first time teacher or a seasoned veteran, managing a classroom can be tough. In this comprehensive classroom management guide you will find suggestions on how to establish a solid classroom and effectively maintain order.
How to Create an Accountability System in Your Classroom Accountability is one of the most important concepts to teach a child. Teaching students how to respect one another and work together as a team will help them succeed throughout their academic and working career. Here are seven steps to help create an accountability system in the classroom.
Children Respond to a Positive Learning Environment When students feel respected, supported, appreciated and valued, learning comes much more easily. These steps will help you create a positive environment in your classroom that helps each child reach their full potential.
Technology Tips for Teachers: It Can Make Your Life Easier! You can run but you can't hide. One of these days you'll have to ditch the typewriter and the overhead projector and step up to modern technology. If not for yourself, do it for the kids. Integrating technology in the classroom is easier than you'd think.