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November 19, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘Self-Control can be Learned'”

‘Self-Control can be Learned’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

It’s the first post in a multi-part series.

Today’s post considers how teachers can best help students strengthen these self-control skills with suggestions from Bryan Harris, Dr. Jennifer Davis Bowman, Amanda Koonlaba, Nancy Steineke, Mike Anderson, and Jen Schwanke.

Here are some excerpts:

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November 17, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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Ways To Support Students With Trauma Is Topic Of My New BAM! Radio Show

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How Skilled Educators Help Students Deal with Trauma is the title of my latest eight-minute BAM! Radio Show.

Dr. Jennifer Davis Bowman, Cindi Rigsbee, and Mary Ann Zehr join me in the discussion, and they’ve also all contributed written commentaries on the subject for a future Ed Week Teacher column.

I’m adding it to All My BAM Radio Shows – Linked With Descriptions.

November 15, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘Give me Longer Class Periods & More Space,’ Pleads Science Teacher”

‘Give me Longer Class Periods & More Space,’ Pleads Science Teacher is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Anne Vilen, Marsha Ratzel, Charles R. Ault, Jr. and AJ Sisneros contribute their ideas on the biggest challenges faced by science teachers.

Here are excerpts:

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November 12, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“‘The Biggest Challenge to Science Teachers is Time'”

‘The Biggest Challenge to Science Teachers is Time’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Alfonso Gonzalez, Mike Janatovich, Anne Jolly, and Camie Walker share what they think are the biggest challenges facing science teachers today.

Here are some excerpts:

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November 10, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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My New BAM! Radio Show Is On How To Organize Great Field Trips

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6 Ways to Take Your Field Trips from Good to Great is the title of my latest eight-minute BAM! Radio Show.

Herb Broda, Anne Jenks, and Jennifer Orr join me in the discussion, and they have also contributed written commentaries to a future Education Week Teacher column.

I’m adding the link to All My BAM Radio Shows – Linked With Descriptions.

November 8, 2016
by Larry Ferlazzo
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“It’s ‘Vital’ for Teachers to ‘Integrate Controversial Topics Into Lessons'”

It’s ‘Vital’ for Teachers to ‘Integrate Controversial Topics Into Lessons’ is the fifth and final post in my Education Week Teacher series on handling “controversial” topics in the classroom.

The series is “wrapped-up” with commentaries by Meg Riordan, Lymaris Santana, Sarah Thomas, and Thomas Armstrong, along with many comments from readers.

Here are some excerpts:

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I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles On How To Teach “Controversial” Topics.

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