With this uncertainty and this quick move to online learning it can be easy to feel like we’re replacing our years of teaching experience with Google Classroom, an app or another piece of technology. And you might feel like teaching may be dead.I’m here to tell you that nothing could be further from the truth.What the research does say is intentional and planned for engagement is what makes learning stick and there’s things the teacher and students must be doing that helps make this happen.That’s why we’re sending you this this Unleash Learning™ TV episode and hope this helps keeps you focused, inspired and reassured during this unprecedented time.
There's something you might be doing that's limiting student learning. It's a common error that we can make (I've done it!) but it can seriously undermine learning for all students. In fact, when I'm visiting classes around Australia and the US, I notice it all the time.
At Unleash Learning we believe all new teachers, with the right tools, strategies, resources and support, can thrive in our profession.
Do your students ever tell you that they can’t do something or sometimes think they’re “not smart enough” or not “good at ______ (math’s science, English, etc.)? Finding ways to unleash learning can be challenging when students have a fixed mindset. That’s why I’m excited for you to meet Dan Haesler.
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This month I want to dedicate this post to new teachers. *If you’re not a new teacher…please keep reading. There’s... Read more.