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January 26, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Keeping ‘The Big Picture In Mind’ While Managing Classrooms”

Keeping ‘The Big Picture In Mind’ While Managing Classrooms is the last post in my Education Week Teacher four-part series on positive classroom management.

It wraps up with two special contributions: one from well-known educator (and regular contributor to this column) Suzie Boss, who talks about the tricky subject of classroom management specifically during Project-Based Learning lessons; and the other from ASCD author Jane Bluestein. In addition, I include multiple comments from readers.

Here are two excerpts:

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I’m adding it to The Best Posts On Classroom Management.

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January 24, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Goal Of Classroom Management Is To Have Power ‘With,’ Not ‘Over,’ Kids”

Goal Of Classroom Management Is To Have Power ‘With,’ Not ‘Over,’ Kids is Part Three in my Education Week Teacher series on positive classroom management strategies.

Educators Dr. Debbie Silver, Richard L. Curwin, and Marcia L. Tate share their advice on the topic.

Here are some excerpts:

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January 21, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Managing Classrooms By ‘Teaching Students, Not Subjects’”

Managing Classrooms By ‘Teaching Students, Not Subjects’ is Part Two in my Education Week Teacher series on positive classroom management strategies.

In it, Kelly Bergman, Patty O’Grady, ReLeah Lent, Barry Gilmore, and Bethany Bernasconi share their thoughts.

Here are some excerpts:

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January 20, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My New BAM! Radio Show Is On Differentiation

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My latest BAM! Radio show features a ten minute conversation with two well-known experts on the topic of differentiated instruction — Laura Robb and Regie Routman.

They’ve also contributed written responses to one of my upcoming Education Week Teacher columns.

You might also be interested in The Best Resources On Differentiating Instruction.

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January 17, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Positive Classroom Management Strategies – Part One”

Positive Classroom Management Strategies – Part One is my latest post at Education Week Teacher. It’s the first of a four-part series.

Today, educators Bryan Harris, Marcia Imbeau, Pernille Ripp, Gianna Cassetta, Brook Sawyer and Julia Thompson share their advice on implementing positive classroom management strategies.

Here are some excerpts:

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January 13, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My Latest BAM! Radio Show Is On Classroom Management

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Pernille Ripp and Dr. Bryan Harris join me in a ten minute conversation on effective classroom management strategies in my latest BAM! Radio Show.

You’ll also be able to read their written comments, along with guest responses from many other educators, in my Education Week Teacher column next week.

When you visit this show, you might want to check-out the previous ones, too. As I’ve previously-mentioned, my shows are being downloaded over 31,000 times each month these days….

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January 10, 2015
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“Teachers Of Color Can ‘Broaden Student Perspectives’”

Teachers Of Color Can ‘Broaden Student Perspectives’ is part three in my Education Week Teacher series.

Teacher Ya Po Cha, teacher Elizabeth Villanueva, student teacher Billy William Ivy, biligual aide Alma Avalos, and student Amanda Martinez provide their thoughts on recruiting teachers of color. In addition, I include comments from readers.

Here are some excerpts:

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