Four educators share videos and movies that have helped them become better teachers, including "Remember The Titans" and "Winnie The Pooh."
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September 15, 2020
September 14, 2020
Three educators discuss the importance of responding to racist microaggressions committed by colleagues and how best to do it, including by expressing public and private dismay to the offender and submitting a complaint to a supervisor.
September 09, 2020
Four educators suggest strategies for responding to racist comments from colleagues, including mirroring the person's words and explaining that intent "does not lessen the blow."
September 01, 2020
Five educators offer recommendations about confronting colleagues who engage in racist language and actions, such as highlighting the differences between "impact" and "intent" and referencing school institutional values.
July 07, 2020
Three educators share advice on working with instructional aides/paraprofessionals, including having a "team" mindset and demonstrating empathy.
July 06, 2020
Three educators share ideas on how to make a teacher-paraprofessional relationship work, including through constant communication, planning, and reflection.
July 05, 2020
Four educators share tips on how teachers and paraprofessionals can work effectively together, including by maintaining regular daily communication and providing professional-development opportunities.
April 21, 2020
During the best of times, LGBTQ students often have a tough time navigating safely through the negative actions thrown their way. Two educators explain how teachers can help these students remotely.
April 18, 2020
Six teacher-authors discuss what they learned over the past year and a half as they wrote books that are set to be published in the coming weeks.
April 08, 2020
Two editors explain what it takes for teachers to get published in the education realm, such as doing homework about the education book field and the publishers, knowing the audience, and focusing the topic.