Chatboards
Mailrings
Classifieds
Lessons
Jobs
Harry Wong
Projects
Live!
Gazette
Advertise
SUBSCRIBE | SUBMIT
Dec 2017
Vol 14 No 4
BACK ISSUES


5 Important Web Sites for Busy Educators

By Marjan Glavac
 

@BusyEducator on Twitter

 

MarjanPhoto-660x1024Each month Marjan Glavac, professional speaker, teacher and co-author of “How To Thrive And Survive In Your Classroom”, presents The Busy Educator’s Monthly Five – five websites for educators that are easy to read, simple to use and worthwhile to know. Sign up for his free monthly Busy Educator Newsletter at: http://www.thebusyeducator.com and immediately download 4 FREE eBooks. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook

1. Teacher Survival Kit for Classroom Management: 10+ Tips & Resources   http://blog.teachercast.net/teacher-survival-kit-for-classroom-management-10-tips-resources-by-shellterrell/

Find out what tips this teacher has to offer after having struggled with classes at the start of the year and leaving the day in tears and feeling as if she wanted to quit being a teacher.

2. Eight Ways to Use Video With English-Language Learners    http://www.edutopia.org/blog/ell-engagement-using-video-larry-ferlazzo-katie-hull-sypnieski

These tips can also be used with native English speakers in your regular classes.

3. Do You Write with Your Students?   http://www.edutopia.org/blog/writing-students-literacy-rebecca-alber

Students need to see teachers model writing. Here are a number of ways to do it.

4. For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer  http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2012/10/for-students-why-the-question-is-more-important-than-the-answer/

What would happen if the teacher role was flipped and students asked the questions?  This article outlines a number of rules for students to follow as they produce their first set of questions.

5. Before We Flip Classrooms, Let’s Rethink What We’re Flipping To  http://www.edutopia.org/blog/rethinking-the-flipped-classroom-idit-harel-caperton

Arguments to consider before flipping classrooms.

About Marjan Glavac

Marjan Glavac is a best selling motivational author, engaging speaker and elementary classroom teacher with over 29 years of teaching experience. He has taught inner city students, students with emotional/behavioral disorders, ESL, IEP and a lot of unmotivated students. Marjan is a dynamic international speaker and workshop presenter having spoken to thousands of teachers. His customized keynotes have included the following topics:

Chalk Board Lessons From The Digital Age; How to Thrive Marjan

Going Beyond The Rainbow (Or How To Be A Great Teacher);

Burn Bright or Burn Out – Motivating Teachers for Life

…and his newest keynote based on his book: Teaching Is…Moments That Inspire And Motivate Teachers To Make A Difference.

Marjan is also the author of  The Busy Educator’s Guide To The World Wide Web 1st and 2nd Editions, How To Make A Difference: Inspiring Students To Do Their Best, and is co-creator of How to Thrive and Survive in Your Classroom teleseminar.

Share your favorite sites in the Comment section below!

 

 



Comment on this article...

Next Article...
 
This entry was posted on Friday, November 1st, 2013 and is filed under *ISSUES, Marjan Glavac, November 2013. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.
Teachers.Net Gazette Vol.10 No.11 November 2013

Harry & Rosemary Wong: Effective Teaching
The Most Misunderstood Word
Cover Story by Todd R. Nelson
Our Winter Count - Inspiration For Educators From the Lakota Sioux
More Teacher Articles...
»How to Teach Students to Build Stamina for SuccessDeborah Granger
»Administrators On the Same Page?Susan Fitzell
»License to Sew - A Replicable Model of Effective Classroom ManagementSarah Powley
»5 Important Web Sites for Busy EducatorsMarjan Glavac
»Tips for Composing Teacher Comments on Report CardsLeah Davies, M.Ed.
»Parent Conference Tips from TeachersTeachers.Net Resources
»Parent-Teacher Conference ResourcesNews Desk
»Irresistible Writing Prompts for NovemberJames Wayne
»Featured Lessons for NovemberTeachers.Net Lesson Bank
»Teachers Share "What I'm Reading Now" - Great FictionTeachers.Net Community
»The Responsive Classroom: A Practical Approach for Teaching Children to CareTeachers.Net Resources
»22 Take Home Literature Bag Ideas for K - 2Teachers.Net Community
»Tweets for TeachersNews Desk
»How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner - Kindergarten StyleTeachers.Net Community
»Apple Seeds Quotes for EducatorsBarb Stutesman
»Today is...Special Dates in NovemberRon Victoria
»Research Opportunity for Classroom Teachers With a Chance to Win $25!News Desk
»Center for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering EducationNews Desk
»ISTEM: Lesson PlansNews Desk

By State
AL   AK   AZ   AR   CA   CO   CT   DE   DC   FL   GA   HI   ID   IL   IN   IA   KS   KY   LA    ME   MD   MA   MI   MN   MS   MO   MT   NE   NV   NH   NJ   NM   NY   NC   ND   OH   OK   OR   PA   RI   SC   SD   TN   TX   UT   VT     VA   WA   WV   WI   WY