10 Ways to Give a Better Lecture
Two factors have given lectures a bad name: overuse and poor execution. Let’s deal with both.
How to Write a Syllabus
This model and template will help college, high school, and middle school teachers put together a syllabus that sets you and your students up for a great year.
What Advice Would You Give a Student Teacher?
Lots of good advice to make the most of your student teaching semester. If you need it, come read. If you have some, come give it!
Diary of a First-Year Teacher: Looking Back
Our first-year teacher shares what she’s learned, what she’ll do differently next year, and what she wishes she’d known from the start.
Are You Sabotaging Your Classroom Management?
If you struggle with classroom management no matter how many different strategies you try, there’s a chance you’re doing something to get in your own way.
Building Relationships with Students Through Books
Talking about and sharing books has become an integral part of my daily interactions with students and a pivotal part of relationship-building with them.
So you have a Twitter account. Now what?
For teachers, Twitter is part of an essential 21st century toolkit, but many people don’t know how to use it well. Here are six ways to get more out of Twitter.
How to Stop Yelling at Your Students
Even if you’re a great teacher, even if you’re a swell person most days, sometimes it all gets to be too much and you just snap.