PISA4U – Global Professional Development for Teachers. FREE

As a teacher, I have one of the most important jobs in the world. Ghandi said it: “Be the change you want to see.” In pisa4u we work together as a team, online. In my team we are 5 teachers from 5 countries. But if we can mobilize the good ideas in the mindsets of…

The Mind’s Eye Strategy

Hey there. This is Jennifer Gonzalez for Cult of Pedagogy. I am going to teach you this great strategy today called the Mind’s Eye strategy. Mind’s Eye is a fantastic pre-reading strategy that builds student interest in a text by having them create mental images before reading. Research shows that proficient readers regularly create images…

QMU e-PgCert Professional and Higher Education

The satisfaction of teaching and supporting learning really lies in seeing your students develop. It is hard to describe the joy that accompanies that magic moment when you see their lights come on, or the payoff of a long learning journey. By seeing each student as unique, you realise how mysterious the learning process really…

Practical classroom management

“Practical Classroom Management: Class-wide and Individual Strategies” Consider the following two scenarios: The first is Ella, a 4th grade student who has been having behavior problems in class – she is frequently leaving her seat, which on occasion escalates into talking to or bothering other students. She shows non-compliance and occasional disobedience when asked to…

Time Management for Teachers (v2)

Many teachers have a poor work-life balance. I know, because I’ve had years of experience as a teacher in the classroom. I’m here to teach you how to handle your workload and restore that work-life balance. If you follow my time management methods, long days should be a thing of the past. You’ll be able…

The 9 BEST Scientific Study Tips

Time for school And it’s no surprise that many of us are determined to study smarter instead of longer But which study tips and tricks actually work scientifically, and can help you get those perfect grades First step, research shows that study sessions are most effective in small short chunks Instead of cramming in a…

The Reciprocal Learning Strategy

Hi.This is Jennifer Gonzalez for Cult of Pedagogy In this video I’ll show you how to use the Reciprocal Learning strategy. They say the best way to learn something is to teach it to someone else. In Reciprocal Learning, that’s exactly what students do. Working in pairs, students take turns coaching each other through the…

Using Video for Professional Development

– Because of professional development at Kettle Moraine, teachers have the skills and the tools that they need to really meet the needs of all of our students. Everyone is working towards creating a culture of growth, and taking risks to interact and engage with their class as a whole. At Kettle Moraine, we have…

Knowledge Transfer Partnership

We’ve collaborated on a KTP, which is a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with University of Derby and this was around our nutritional supplements. As part of the Knowledge Transfer Partnership we have a associate that works within the business and works in partnership with the University, we can do a full clinical trial and again the…