Free Lesson Plans For Teachers, By Teachers. Teaching Methods & Strategies. The Pains and Pleasures of the Floating Teacher Remember that old saying If life hands you lemons?
Floating teachers --teachers who work from carts, not classrooms-- make their own brand of lemonade! Today, five floaters talk about the pains and the perks of teaching from a cart. Teaching Strategies. 9.
Be enthusiastic - you dont have to be an entertainer but you should be excited by your topic. (from Cashin, 1990, pp. 60-61) Case Method. Providing an opportunity for students to apply what they learn in the classroom to real-life experiences has proven to be an effective way of both disseminating and integrating knowledge. Teaching Strategies. Edutopia. Teaching Tolerance - Diversity, Equity and Justice. 19 Big and Small Classroom Management Strategies. The year I started teaching seventh- to twelfth-grade English in Minneapolis, Prince launched his song about urban ruin, "Sign o' the Times.
" That song was an apt musical backdrop for the lives of my students, most of whom lived in poverty and challenged me daily. That year also afforded me the opportunity to be assaulted with a stone, two chairs, a Rambo knife, a seventh-grade girl's weak jab, and dozens of creative swear words. Fortunately, classroom order improved when I learned that successful classroom management depends on conscientiously executing a few big strategies and a lot of little ones. Ideas, Inspiration, and Giveaways for Teachers - WeAreTeachers. Students with Exceptionalities: Tips & Advice for Teachers (Grades K-12) - TeacherVision.