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….
I have always found that your belief in a student’s success, has a great impact on making the student believe in himself. Difficult/ challenging students need that special someone who will not give up on them and who are wise enough to know that beneath the tough exterior is only a child crying to be heard. We cannot forget this when all around us it may seem hopeless, for hope, may be the only thing that some kids can latch onto. If we take that away, as educators, we take away their drive, their spirit, their ability to contribute a part of themselves…..