Learn strategies for building positive, compassionate classroom communities that engage learners, and find and exchange tips for coping with disruptive behaviors and managing distraction.
- Teachers can build rapport with students by starting the year with activities that encourage sharing of interests, and by connecting those interests to curriculum.672
- The behaviors associated with oppositional defiant disorder can be challenging in the classroom, but there are strategies to help build relationships and make way for learning.
- Banning cell phones from classrooms can backfire, but teachers can help students think critically about this addictive technology.2.3k
- Student misbehavior has been particularly agonizing for teachers this year, but there are proactive steps educators can take to remedy it.1.7k
- Whether your class discussions are online or off, hand signals enable students to engage in multiple ways.31.4k
- These visual and audio cues can help middle and high school teachers quickly get students back on track.4.7k
- When educators at a Washington, DC, high school ditched their lectures and devised a self-paced blended learning model, their students thrived.53.5k
- When students share stories about those who have inspired and impacted them, the whole classroom feels more connected.10.2k