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Creating a Positive Classroom Haven: 10 Strategies for Success

Creating a Positive Classroom Haven: 10 Strategies for Success

The classroom is not just a space for academic learning; it’s a community where students spend a significant portion of their day. Fostering a positive classroom environment is crucial for both academic success and the overall well-being of students. A positive atmosphere promotes collaboration, creativity, and a sense of belonging. Here are 10 strategies to […]

Teaching: A Beautiful Dance of Connection on the Canvas of Lives

Teaching, my friends, is not just a job; it’s a delicate dance, an art that weaves through the fabric of students’ lives. In this blog post, let’s explore the idea that teaching is like painting on the canvas of our students’ experiences—a vibrant masterpiece in the making. The Canvas of Learning:Think of a classroom as […]

How To Cope When Students Are Defiant – Guest Post by Julia G. Thompson

I am so happy to share this guest post by my friend, Julia G. Thompson. In this post, she shares some valuable information on how to have success in the classroom, especially when you have challenging students.  HOW TO COPE WHEN STUDENTS ARE DEFIANT –  by Julia G. Thompson The discipline problem many teachers dread […]

Classroom Management Success Keys –  Key #2 – Defend Against Boredom

This is the second installment in the series that I call Keys to Successful Classroom Management. In the last installment, I shared the first Key: Build Positive Relationships. In this post, I share the second key: Defend Against Boredom. Boredom is one of the greatest enemies to successful classroom management. The more engaged a student […]