The Hidden Treasure of Great Teachers

What does it mean to be a great teacher? Of course credentials, knowledge, critical thinking, and all other faculties of

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13 Key Benefits of Early Childhood Education: A Teacher’s Perspective

By Vicki Palmer   When children are young, they are learning sponges. Every new experience, every word they learn, every

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How Students Learn Part 3

Acquiring and Integrating Knowledge A graphic organizer is a chart, outline, or web of ideas or concepts organized into groups or categories.

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STOP DEFIANCE IN YOUR CLASSROOM IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

  Ignoring a student who is ignoring you is a missed opportunity.    Defying my orders, the student plumped down

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How Students Learn Part 2

  Dimensions of Learning   Teaching and learning occur in dynamic environments. In these environments, teachers, students, materials, textbooks, technologies,

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Teaching Mathematics: Issues and Solutions

“Mathematics is embedded in our lives in many ways: practical, civic, professional, recreational, and cultural.” Mary E. Little The ability

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How Students Learn Part 1

Laws of Learning Discover the laws of learning and how students use the knowledge they acquire in the classroom. New

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Lesson Planning Advice from Veteran Teachers

Use these great tips to help minimize the time spent on lesson planning. “What I’d wish I’d known when I

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