Our students—like all of us—are often facing invisible challenges. Empathize first, and the rest will follow.
The guilt, the 24/7 grind, and other teacher mom problems.
But we need to offer a more individualized, relevant, and meaningful education to EVERY student, not just those who can attend a charter school.
I'd be happy never hearing this advice again.
Grades: Middle School
A willingness to make a fool of myself helps my students take risks, too.
Every teacher should have these ideas in his or her emergency toolbox.
My school did it, and yours can too.
Grades: High School
Offering more independence can help motivate reluctant readers in a big way.