Amanda Koonlaba, Amelia Gamel, Jenny Edwards, Paul Barnwell, Jackie Walsh and Beth Sattes discuss the "best" teaching advice, and I also include many comments from readers.
May 2017 Archives
Roxanna Elden, Esther Wu, Timothy D. Walker, Vance Austin, and Kirke Olson share reflections on the best teaching advice they've received.
Rita Platt, Fred Ende, Arpine Ovsepyan, Rachael George and Cindi Rigsbee contribute the best teaching advice they have heard...
Debbie Silver and Dedra Stafford agreed to answer a few questions about their new book, "Teaching Kids to Thrive: Essential Skills For Success."
The new "question-of-the-week" is: What is a one-to-three sentence passage have you read -- in a book, online, magazine, etc. - OR something that you were told or heard that has had a major impact on your teaching?
Jen Schwanke, Amanda Koonlaba, Jennifer Orr, Allison Rodman, Patricia (Tish) Jennings, Bill Ivey and Peter P. Leibman contribute their thoughts on responding to tough teaching moments.
Roxanna Elden, Robert Ward, Cindi Rigsbee, Megan Allen, Dr. Jenny Grant Rankin, Daniel Jerome, and Lois Weiner share how they respond to tough teaching moments.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: What do you think is the toughest part of teaching and how do you deal with it?
Kristin Ziemke, Amber Teamann, Erik M. Francis, Shelly Lynn Counsell, Marsha Ratzel, and Richard Byrne share their ideas on the role of tech in meeting the Common Core Standards.
Rusul Alrubail agreed to answer a few questions about her new book, "Digital Writing For English Language Learners."
Julie D. Ramsay, Michele L. Haiken, Laura Taddei, Melissa Oliver, Michael Casey contribute their thoughts on the connections between ed tech and the Common Core Standards.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: How does tech fit into the Common Core Standards?
Cathy Beck, Heidi Pace, Anna Bartosik, Jenny Edwards, Josh Patterson, Ashley Roberts and Andrew Miller contribute their suggestions on how to emphasize learning transfer in the classroom.
Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Adeyemi Stembridge, Todd Finley, Kenneth Baum, and David Krulwich share their ideas on transfer of learning.
The new "question-of-the-week" is: What is "transfer of learning" and what can teachers do to increase the odds of it happening with their students?
PJ Caposey, Dr. Heidi Pace, Dr. Catherine Beck, Jocelyn A. Chadwick and Rachael George contribute their thoughts on rural education.
Here's an annual invitation to readers who might like to respond to next year's questions!