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Discover powerful ways to connect with your students!
All too often, managing a classroom means gaining control, dictating guidelines, and implementing rules. Designed for any teacher struggling with student behavior, motivation, and engagement, Developing a Learning Classroom explores how to create a thriving, learning-centered classroom through three critical concepts?relationships, relevance, and rigor. Discover how you can: Develop an interactive learning mindset; Create a safe environment where students question, explore, and discover; Uncover a student's learning profile as well as your own teaching style; Use student input to create classroom practices and procedures; Apply brain-based instructional strategies to keep students engaged; Use student surveys and a personal education plan to improve learning environments
Filled with classroom stories, starter worksheets, and action steps, this book reveals the secrets to transforming an ordinary classroom into an extraordinary learning community!
Chapter 7: How Do We Stay in the Game? How to Cultivate Learning Communities for Continual Professional Growth
How Do We Stay in the Game? How to Cultivate Learning Communities for Continual Professional Growth
“In times of change, learners inherit the Earth, while the learned find themselves beautifully equipped to deal with a world that no longer exists.”
Developing a learning classroom is an ongoing process of balancing who we are with the person we want to be, who students are with the learners they are capable of becoming, what we know with what we need to know, and what we want to do with what we can do.
Regardless of the circumstances, to achieve balance and sustain growth, we have to stay on top of our game. It ...