L’enseignant intentionnel

L’enseignant intentionnel

L'enseignant intentionnel (The Intentional Teacher) Last week Vanessa Perez invited me to observe how she introduces new vocabulary to her French 1 students.  As I watched, I identified strategies Vanessa implemented to help her students make gains in language acquisition.  This had me thinking... If these strategies help her students learn and understand French, they [...]

Advertisements

Five (or More!) Minutes Peace

Five (or More!) Minutes Peace

Last month I wrote about being the best teacher you can be today, and an even better one tomorrow.  Today I highlight two books that can help you as a teacher, but not in the ways you might expect.  These two books will help you cope with the stresses of the teaching profession and teach [...]

Hart Seniors: A Quest for Enlightenment

Hart Seniors: A Quest for Enlightenment

Sheena Mohsen, the newest member of the English Department, is leading her students on a quest for enlightenment.  Remember back to your senior year of high school.  If you were anything like me, you were antsy to graduate and enter the "real world" since you already knew everything there was to know (ha!).  Knowing that [...]