She told me that she felt shame.As a student, Sonia often felt the school’s unspoken message was that she didn’t belong, or what was being taught was for other students and not her.Sadly for many students today, even with the best of intentions, this can still be a reality. That’s why this interview is so important.
Ever get that ‘bored-look’ on the faces of some of your students? It’s sometimes enough to make you want to pack your bags and go on vacation isn’t it?Fret not, because in this video I’m going reveal a simple strategy to keep your students interested, curious and motivated to learn
There are a million things that can interrupt classroom learning.Student relationships often top that list.It’s hard to keep students focused, engaged and lifting the weights throughout a learning session when they’re feeling unsafe, dealing with friendship challenges, or experiencing outright bullying at school.
It’s crazy that this took me years to figure out.There’s a million reasons to have students take notes in our classes. For starters, note-taking is proven to stimulate better learning retention and improves critical thinking. This is especially true if…