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November 07, 2012

How Can Teachers Best Assist Students With Special Needs?

This week's "question of the week" is: How can teachers best assist students with special needs? Please share your thoughts in the comments, or, if you prefer, feel free to email them to me. Anyone whose question is selected for this weekly column can choose one free book from a selection of seve...

October 10, 2012

How Can We Help Our Students Develop a Growth Mindset?

This week's "question of the week" is: What are actions teachers can take to help their students develop a growth mindset? I'll let author, educator, and researcher Carol Dweck define what this means: Individuals with a fixed mindset believe that their intelligence is simply an inborn trait--the...

October 03, 2012

How Can We Apply Research Findings To The Classroom?

J. Casey Hurley asks: What does it look like to apply research findings to classroom practice? Theoretical responses, ("It would look like this. . .") do not count. I am looking for actual descriptions of what teachers did to apply specific findings in their classrooms. I would welcome respo...

September 27, 2012

What Are The Best Ways To Use Interactive White Boards?

Jay Sugerman asks: With our school about to install Smart Boards, I'm getting in touch to ask if you'd please recommend the best sites to learn how to incorporate this tool as well as any collections of good interactive sites and lessons. Though I'm not a big fan of schools using their limited fun...

August 21, 2012

Should We Teach "Character" In Schools?

I have about fifteen questions from readers lined-up for future posts but, for today, I'd like to ask: Should we teach "character" in our schools? If so, what does it look like? If not, why not? This is similar to a question posed by a reader last year on Social Emotional Learning (see Response:...

August 09, 2012

How Can We Get The New Year Off To A Good Start?

The first question of this blog's second "season" is: "What's your best advice on getting the new school year off to a good start?" Yes, it's that time again! And, if your school year is starting earlier than next Wednesday and you need advice NOW, you might want to check out The Best Resources F...

June 06, 2012

How Can We Help Students Develop Their Creativity?

This week's question is one that I've been wondering about: How can we help students develop their creativity? Please share your thoughts in the comments, or, if you prefer, feel free to email them to me. Anyone whose question is selected for this weekly column can choose one free book from a se...

May 31, 2012

How Can We Help Students Develop Good Habits?

A lot has been published lately on "habits" -- how to create good ones and how to break bad ones. So, I thought it would be timely to propose a related "question of the week": How can we help students develop good habits? Please share your thoughts in the comments, or, if you prefer, feel free to...

May 23, 2012

How Can We Best Respond To A Student Who Is Disengaged?

Two readers have asked a similar question: Science Eduk8r: What do you do with the student who simply has refused to work? Mary B: I am a new teacher and have a position teaching in a high school. My question for you is how to respond to an apathetic student in my classroom? Many of us have ha...

May 16, 2012

What's Going On In Ontario's Schools?

Much has been written about the high-performing schools in Finland and Singapore, but I've recently begun to hear more about our neighbors to the north in Ontario. So, the newest "question of the week" is: What's going on in Ontario's schools? Are there readers our there more familiar with what's...

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