"These are all wonderful ideas of how to differentiate instruction. I am starting student teaching soon and was wondering if anyone could provide me with ideas or tips on how to differentiate instruction for students who have special needs and are…"
"Students teaching students! At times during math, I will have students "re-teach" others the math skill with which they are struggling. It actually gives students a chance to work on communication skills and allows them to…"
"For any kindergarten teachers out there, Marsha M. M. McGuire at A Differentiated Kindergarten does a great job of differentiating instruction for her students and explaining how to do so. Check out…"
Thanks for sharing such an informative tips with the best and most practical ideas in implementing tiered assignments, identifying readiness levels, student interests and learning styles, responding to multiple intelligences and…"
"If you have an analog clock in class, from time to time, point to the analog clock and ask the class to whisper the time. Start with the hour time, then half hour time, five minute, and one minute. When the class is proficient then call on…"
"In my resource room for students with moderate-intensive special needs, I mostly use the TEACCH methodology for all of our students with disabilities, not just those with autism. We also use behavior modification strategies to work on specific…"
I recently completed a study on the beliefs of teachers and principals of their ability to impact student learning during school improvement. My study contained interviews of 13 principals and teachers from across the United States who have experienced school improvement at some level. I did this study because in my own district, at the time that I started this study, 31% of the schools in my district were still operating in failing status and this just didn't make sense to me. All schools in…See More
"This is fantastic. As a new Principal at a school, and one whose Master's thesis was based specifically on the difference between how adults and students use technology, this article speaks volumes to me. I love the idea of determining the…"
Shopaholics do not agree to the fact that they are shopaholics until and unless they are forced to agree that they are affected by the addiction of shopping, and they need to do seriously something about it so that they do not waste their entire savings and cry about it on a later date. In this post, we will help you spot the problem and if you spot the issue, go ahead and look for a remedy so that you get enough time to be at ease in the future. 1. Your credit card balance is always close…See More
Hello Collective wisdom!I wanted to know if there were any great websites anyone can recommend for elementary school students (K-12) that introduce primary sources?With Common Core State Standards, I notice students are introduced to primary sources in the 3rd grade and there is a local history assignment at one of the schools I talked to. Know any good introductory sites? I'm currently building one as part of a project for my multimedia course and would like to look to the left and right for…See More