Teaching English summer school courses can be a rewarding experience. Students understand they need the credits, and teachers often have flexibility.
The way you build professional relationships as a teacher matters. Intentionally work with other teachers to build camaraderie a sense of purpose.
Wondering how to differentiate, engage, add movement, and do #allthethings? ELA learning stations are a great place to start.
Graphic organizers are an amazingly convenient way to elevate thinking in any classroom. Here are ten of my favorite organizers that provide access points for all readiness levels.
Using rubrics in the secondary ELA classroom will benefit students in a variety of ways. Take a look at these two processes for creating and using rubrics.
How can you add art to English Language Arts classes without it being “fluffy?” Read about how to use it as a powerful instructional tool.
Melissa’s Approach Melissa presents ten ways to create a reading culture in your classroom. As a reading specialist, she suggests
How can you help middle school students transition to high school? Two experienced teachers explain their tricks.
Ideas for avoiding the summer slide with older students…