Creating Class Culture, Diversity & Equity, Online Learning

Creating an Inclusive Online Classroom: Part 1-Getting to know your students

The Underlying Philosophy When mentoring student teachers I tell them the most important thing to focus on is relationship building. Students want to come to, and are more likely to be successful in, a class where they feel valued and supported. The COVID Complication This has never been more true, or more difficult, than during… Continue reading Creating an Inclusive Online Classroom: Part 1-Getting to know your students

Creating Class Culture

5 Ways to Get to Know Your Students in the Secondary English Classroom

The first day of school always brings excitement and nervousness for myself and my new students. It can be scary facing a new situation for everyone (especially now during Covid). So it's important to helps students get to know each other and create a welcoming class environment, from the very first day. Here are some… Continue reading 5 Ways to Get to Know Your Students in the Secondary English Classroom