Ten Ways to Incorporate Student Choice in Your Classroom - Student choice is more than simply choosing a topic. It's about empowering students throughout the learning process.
Strategies to Get to Know Your Students - Use these strategies over the first six weeks of school!
Desk Towers - Slick idea for arranging students desks/supplies!
5-19-15 Encouraging Student Debate features 5th grade students learning to share and respond to each other's ideas rather than engaging solely with the teacher (3 minutes)
11-30-14 Increasing Student Engagement - A timer and a laser pointer in a high school ELL classroom - who knew? Great strategies for any classroom, all grade levels!
11-26-14 Grouping Students - Flexible, instructional, study teams, lit circles, and building blocks for teams are just a few of the ideas outlined on this site.
11-11-14 Four Corners - For all grade levels, a video clip featuring an arrangement of student desks to facilitate collaboration (2 minutes)
6 19 2014 Getting to know your students! - Kick-start the school year with these icebreakers for teachers to use in the classroom.
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