Teaching strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury
Teaching Strategies / September 22, 2017

Teaching strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury

Ways Faculty Can Help Students with Traumatic Brain Injury/Acquired Brain Impairment There is a range of inclusive teaching strategies that can assist all students to learn but there are some specific strategies that are useful in teaching a group which includes students with Traumatic Brain Injury/Acquired Brain Impairment. In considering alternative forms of assessment…

Effective strategies for teaching
Effective Teaching / September 2, 2017

Effective strategies for teaching

(1) Benjamin, A. S., & Tullis, J. (2010). What makes distributed practice effective? Cognitive Psychology, 61, 228-247. (2) Roediger, H. L., Putnam, A. L., & Smith, M. A. (2011). Ten benefits of testing and their applications to educational practic e. In J. Mestre & B. Ross (Eds.), Psychology of learning and motivation: Cognition in education , (pp. 1-36)…

Teaching strategies for classroom management
Teaching Strategies / June 20, 2017

Teaching strategies for classroom management

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…

Different teaching methods and techniques

Different teaching methods and techniques

Day-to-day ESL lessons aren’t only challenging for your students. They’re challenging for you as well. It’s crucial that you develop teaching strategies that will inspire and motivate your students and yourself. If you’re not getting the results you want, how are you going to stay in good spirits and lead your classroom in a positive direction? Here, we’re going to…

Differentiation methods in teaching

Differentiation methods in teaching

As a new teacher, I remember feeling overwhelmed by the wide range of abilities in my classroom. How was I supposed to meet all of my students’ needs while simultaneously covering grade level content? As I learned more about differentiation, this became easier, but it still remained one of the most challenging aspects of teaching. Now that I coach teachers in their…

Different teaching methods for children

Different teaching methods for children

Teaching To Kids’ Learning Styles Visual (spatial): You prefer using pictures, images, and spatial understanding. Aural (auditory-musical): You prefer using sound and music. Verbal (linguistic): You prefer using words, both in speech and writing. Physical (kinesthetic): You prefer using your body, hands and sense of touch. Logical (mathematical): You prefer using…

What are effective teaching strategies?
Effective Teaching / August 21, 2017

What are effective teaching strategies?

There are some teaching strategies that educators just can’t live without. These can be simple things like making sure every student understands the concept they are being taught, to making sure that you are incorporating movement into every lesson. Some of these teaching strategies you probably use every day and do not even realize it. Here are five specific teaching…

different kinds of teaching strategies

different kinds of teaching strategies

Effective teachers are always on the prowl for new and exciting teaching strategies that will keep their students motivated and engaged. Whether you’re a new or experienced teacher, you may feel inundated by all of the new educational buzzwords, theories, and new strategies that are out there. With all of this information available, it’s hard to decide which strategies…

Effective social studies teaching strategies
Effective Teaching / August 6, 2017

Effective social studies teaching strategies

There are may useful teaching strategies to support effective teaching in social sciences. This section contains a variety of graphic organisers; cooperative learning ideas; tools and resources for writing and presenting information; and ideas for oral and visual activities. This section has a wide variety of graphic organisers such as charts, webs, diagrams, maps…

Teaching writing strategies middle school
Teaching Strategies / July 16, 2017

Teaching writing strategies middle school

Summary : Few sources available today offer writing teachers such succinct, practice-based help—which is one reason why 30 Ideas for Teaching Writing was the winner of the Association of Education Publishers 2005 Distinguished Achievement Award for Instructional Materials. The National Writing Project s 30 Ideas for Teaching Writing offers successful strategies contributed…

Strategies for teaching Context Clues
Teaching Strategies / November 22, 2016

Strategies for teaching Context Clues

When attempting to decipher the meaning of a new word, it is often useful to look at what comes before and after that word. The surrounding words can give readers helpful context clues about the meaning and structure of the new word, as well as how it is used. Using context clues aligns with the following ELA Common Core Standard: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.L.4 Determine…

Effective math teaching strategies
Effective Teaching / June 13, 2017

Effective math teaching strategies

Best Evidence Encyclopedia Center for Data-Driven Reform in Education (Johns Hopkins University) This online clearinghouse offers information on the researched evaluations of numerous educational programs in a coherently arranged and easy-to-navigate format. Center on Instruction RMC Research Corporation Explore this Website to find “a cutting-edge collection of scientifically…