Author: Larry Ferlazzo

A Look Back: “A Few Simple Phrases To Help Keep Students Engaged”

This blog has gained many new readers over the past year. Because of that, I thought it might be worth sharing a daily “A Look Back” where I share a best post from the past twelve years. You can also see all of my choices for “Best” posts here. This post originally appeared in early 2018:   At the faculty meeting today, our principal, Jim Peterson, shared three simple phrases/instructions that teachers can use to maximize student engagement. He gave me permission to publish this image of him and the phrases (along with combinations of the three).  The “write a...

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All The “Best” Lists Posted In 2018

  This post contains all the “Best” lists I’ve posted this year. You can see all 2,000 of them here – categorized! I’m adding this list to All My End-Of-Year “Best” Lists For 2018 In One Place! Here they are: “Best” Lists Of The Week: Tools For Learning About Art & Creating It “Best” Lists Of The Week: Tools For Teaching About Economics & Jobs The Best Ways To Use Tongue Twisters With ELLs “Best” Lists Of The Week: Resources For Teaching About Health The Best Resources Sharing The History Of Teens Organizing For Justice The Best Articles & Videos...

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TIME Names “25 Most Influential Teens of 2018”

  Thanks to Val Brown on Twitter, I learned that TIME had just named their “25 Most Influential Teens of 2018.” And they led off with Marley Dias, founder of #1000BlackGirlBooks! I hadn’t known that TIME published this type of list annually, and you can see their articles from 2017, 2016, and 2015. The first line of each article contains a link to the previous year’s list, and it goes back even further. I’m adding this info to The Best Resources For Learning About Teens In The News. You might also be interested in: The Best Resources Sharing The History...

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