Top 4 Best Classroom Management Styles You Need to Know

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Whether you are entering the classroom as a first-year teacher or have been at it for a decade, your classroom management style is one of the most important elements of your role as an educator. Classroom management style can mean the difference between teachers whose impacts are felt by the students for years to come […]

How to Create Highly Effective Student Connections

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Meaningful connections with your students will lead to classrooms filled with collaboration, engagement, and success stories. Most educators know this, but the “how” of making it happen can be a challenge. Teachers are often so bogged down in administrative tasks, lesson planning, staff meetings, and other activities they struggle to find the time or energy […]

Help Students Get Into Learning Mode: 7 Strategies to Improve Participation

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Teachers can sometimes feel as if their words fall on deaf ears, and lesson planning is an absolute waste of time. An uninterested class that fails to participate and engage can crush the spirit of any educator, not to mention result in students with failing grades and administrators with serious concerns. Cultivating an engaged classroom […]

10 Characteristics of a Highly Engaged Classroom

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Engagement may seem like a buzzword among educators or an overused missive from administrators; however, its importance in classroom structures cannot be overstated. Getting students engaged is the key to every other measure of success. Without a highly engaged classroom, teachers will face poor test scores, disciplinary issues, absenteeism, and many other problems. Whether you […]