In high school teacher Sarah Brown Wessling's class, students "snap" to praise each other's contributions.
This high school teacher uses graphic organizers to help English language learners with limited or interrupted formal education develop fluency.
This high school English teacher helps her students get to know each other with an interviewing exercise.
In Sabrina Van-Phanz's middle school science class, students consider how introducing a new living thing could change a natural environment.
This 8th grade teacher uses manipulatives to teach her English-language learners how to structure persuasive writing.
This 4th grade teacher demonstrates how she arranges the desks in her classroom to facilitate student collaboration.
Allyson Krogmann Jordan, an early learning coach in Santa Monica, Calif., teaches her preschool students spatial-reasoning skills through a game using wooden building blocks.
Sabrina Van-Phanz, a middle school science teacher in New York, uses poster-making to engage her students in a brainstorming exercise.
Genevieve DeBose, an English-language arts teacher in New York, explains how starting a community book club gave students ownership over their own learning.
Joshua Kwon, a high school algebra teacher in Everett, Wash., uses students' questions about a short video clip as a jumping off point for his lesson on coding.