Educators need each other because we simply cannot have the answer to every lesson, have a deep understanding of all instructional strategies, or keep up with the emerging online resources that support teaching and learning. Read more from Steven Weber here.
Keith Coffman reports on how one teacher discovered the impacts on learning aren't restricted to the classroom.
According to John Hattie, what makes the greatest difference in a student’s achievement is the teacher. If we really want to improve student achievement we need to focus on the person who gently closes the classroom door and performs the teaching act – the teacher – but to do that, says Russell Boyle, we need to open those classroom doors. Read more here.
As teachers we have the power to kill or amplify learning. What we have our students do can make all the difference. In this story a teacher inspires learners by inviting, engagement, and intrigue with poetry. Read more here.