This chart has 32 characteristics of a high functioning classroom. These characteristics would be great for a teacher to reflect on about his/her own classroom practices to make his/her classroom the best learning environment possible.
While students are working problems, walk around the room with a handful of green pens. When someone finishes the problems correctly, they get a green star and a green pen. Now they are qualified to coach and star papers for other students, and so on, unt
Another great website that teaches students civic engagement through service. This amazing resource links teachers to great service opportunities in the classroom that will teach children environment, health, global citizenship, safety and much more!
An Article on a year-long pilot study using iPads instead of textbooks, a San Francisco eighth-grade algebra class is showing signs of every teacher’s dream: the spark of engagement in her students’ eyes.