As a public educator, I aim to share my story with those interested about what really happens inside today's classroom. I hope my stories inspire, educate, and entertain you, as the calling of teaching is never neat or predictable. Please note that my blog content does not necessarily reflect the viewpoints or beliefs of my school district or colleagues.
Super Teacher's Job is Never Done!
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Teaching is the profession that teaches all the other professions. ~ Author Unknown
My goal is to reveal one teacher's humble journey of self-reflection, critical analysis, and endless questioning about my craft of teaching and learning alongside my middle school students.
"The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called 'truth'." ~ Dan Rather
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Tips on Teaching Learning Disabled Students in the Gen Ed Classroom
Teachers show how they work with students with learning problems to overcome the obstacles they face in their education. By making slight adjustments and encouraging the students, educators have seen improvements in the classroom.
Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities in the Regular Classroom Check out the video using this link: http://www.ascd.org/ascd-express/vol7/707-video.aspx?utm_source=ascdexpress&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=express707
See what adjustments teachers should make to accommodate students with learning disabilities. In this clip, education experts discuss the needed adjustments teachers can make for students' attitudes, beliefs, and emotional needs. Some suggestions include cooperative learning, making sure students know the goals of the curriculum, and pointing out student success stories as ways to make this process work.