Tagged: Teaching

28 Student-Centered Instructional Strategies

Student-centered teaching is teaching designed for the student. Done well, it can disarm some of the more intimidating parts of academia. The post 28 Student-Centered Instructional Strategies appeared first on TeachThought. Read more

What Effective Principals Do

The management side of being a principal tends to be the stuff that one has to do. Leadership is the stuff that one chooses to do. The post What Effective Principals Do appeared first...

How To Make A Student Give Up

If you want a child to give up, constantly emphasize their shortcomings and let them know you’re doing so for their own good. The post How To Make A Student Give Up appeared first...

What Happened When The Teachers Disappeared

After the teachers disappeared, students knew that if they were too rowdy someone would notice, so they kept the noise to a minimum. The post What Happened When The Teachers Disappeared appeared first on...

5 Strategies For Better Teacher Professional Development

Just as a teacher has to create conditions that support and encourage student success, school districts have to support teachers’ professional development. The post 5 Strategies For Better Teacher Professional Development appeared first on...

Is Your PD For Teachers Working–Or Just Work?

Teachers are passionate about helping their students and as a result seeking to improve their craft. That said, PD doesn’t always feel particularly helpful. The post Is Your PD For Teachers Working–Or Just Work?...

What Teachers Can Change

If you had to start somewhere–with one idea or ‘thing’ to change, what would it be? What if your only goal was to change the arc of your students’ lives? The post What Teachers...

Why Creating A Culture Of Inquiry Is So Important

Mediocre teaching loiters around the lower levels of Bloom’s taxonomy, rarely asking learners to think critically. A Culture of inquiry can change that. The post Why Creating A Culture Of Inquiry Is So Important...

18 Inconvenient Truths About Assessment Of Learning

It’s an extraordinary amount of work to design precise and personalized assessments that illuminate pathways forward for individual students. The post 18 Inconvenient Truths About Assessment Of Learning appeared first on TeachThought. Read more