What everyone really wants to know is if I teach THOSE kids—the mean ones, the dangerous ones, the ones that are “too far gone to save.”
Teaching High School
While it is simple for us to think about what would make us work to our highest ability as teachers, it is often more difficult to recognize some rewards and/or positive reinforcements for our high school students in our classrooms.
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21st CENTURY EDUCATION
"That's so gay" ....Oh, Really? How so?
Be The Change
Incorporating technology and classic literature for middle school and high school students. This allows students to be creative and prove that they understand a character/text!
Books Clubs, Not Literature Circles, Best of Both Words, Reading Plans for High School English, Out of Class Reading
Less than 18 months
Create an INSPIRATION collage and use colored Sharpies to write around the objects that inspire you. A great alternative to the Heart Map for middle school and high school.
Words cannot express how excited I am about this year's classroom. I've been…
The Best Scholarships without GPA Requirements - No Essay Scholarships
12 Simple Rules for Classroom Management - made with an alternative school in mind, but most work in any classroom!