Jim Peterson and William & Pérsida Himmele provide practical suggestions on how to get our students participating more in class more of the time.
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April 04, 2014
April 02, 2014
This week's "question-of-the-week" is: "What can we do to get all students in class participating more all the time?" Please share your thoughts in the comments or, if you prefer, feel free to email them to me. There will be plenty of space for reader comments.You can also send questions to me at ...
March 29, 2014
This is the final post in my three-part Ed Week series on the five best practices teachers can use in the classroom. Today's post features contributions from Roxanna Elden, Barnett Berry and Pedro Noguera, along with comments from readers.
March 24, 2014
Eric Jensen, Jason Flom, and PJ Caposey share their suggestions for five best practices that teachers can implement in the classroom.
March 22, 2014
Educators Diana Laufenberg, Jeff Charbonneau, Ted Appel and special guest John Hattie share their suggestions for the five best teaching practices that educators can implement.
March 19, 2014
This week's "question-of-the-week" is: Based on your research and what you've seen and experienced in the classroom, what are the five best practices teachers can do to help their students become better learners? Please share your thoughts in the comments or, if you prefer, feel free to email th...
March 18, 2014
Today, staff from Stanford's "Understanding Language," Mary Cappellini and Paul Boyd-Batstone share their thoughts on teaching English Language Learners. I've also included comments from readers.
March 15, 2014
Four educators -- Karen Nemeth, Judie Haynes, David Deubelbeiss and Julie Goldman -- provide suggestions on how we can better support English Language Learners in the classroom.
March 12, 2014
This week's question-of-the-week is: "What are the greatest challenges to improving ELL student achievement, and how can we overcome them? What are the best strategies schools can use to close the achievement gap for students with disabilities and English Language Learners?"
February 27, 2014
Educators Jeffrey Wilhelm and Michael Smith are co-authors of the new book, Reading Unbound. This interview with them is a special follow-up to the three-part series on developing life-long readers that I published earlier this week.