classroom culture

How to Get Your Students to Ask More Good Questions – Education Article

By Jackie Walsh Why don’t students ask more questions in school? The short answer is that most students believe it’s their job to answer, not ask, questions. What’s more, many think that asking questions might lead teachers to believe they’re not smart or suggest to their peers that they’re not cool. Others simply don’t know how or what to ask. Even our learners who are willing to take risks may let a good question go. The teacher controlled, fast-paced rhythm…

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Kick Off the School Year Right with These 14 Back to School Tips and Tons of Resources! – Teacher Reboot Camp – Education Article

I’m excited to announce I’ve taken on a new position as the Technology and Computer teacher at a STEM charter school in Houston, Texas. Yesterday, I met some of my 650 elementary students and their parents. I will be teaching 2nd to 5th graders and working with our PBL teachers to support the kindergarten and 1st graders. I’m excited to begin the school year and already have a checklist of what needs to be accomplished before we officially begin on…

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