Using Reading Groups to Get Students Reading

By: Maryellen Weimer, PhD in Effective Teaching Strategies Given how difficult it is to get students to do their assigned reading, we continue to share strategies that encourage students to read, that develop their reading skills, and in this case, that also develop their abilities to work with others in groups. This strategy was developed…

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The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

Today’s meeting will focus on the the first and last eight minutes of class. Click here to download article. The 8 Minutes That Matter Most January 5, 2015 Source: http://www.edutopia.org I am an English teacher, so my ears perk up when writers talk about their process. I’ve found the advice handy for lesson planning, too….

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