Starting a Grade 2/3 Class as a Substitute

Congrats! You got an LTO for a month in a 2/3 classroom.  I am going to offer some feedback based on the dozens of different 2/3 classes I have taught in. These are some of the best ideas from the classes I have seen so far. 2/3s are very rule and routine oriented. You have a great opportunity to use the month to set up these procedures and develop a […]

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The Case for Saving Desktops in Schools

For an assignment in one of my courses, I was required to design my ideal classroom. I have included a description below: This learning environment is designed to maximize student learning when a variety of learning styles and preferences are present. Social students can sit with others, while more independent students have their own space. The cafĂ© aspect is best for discussions. The kidney table can be used for assistance […]

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