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Second Thoughts: Teacher Attire, Does it Really Matter?

Larry Ferlazzo with Roxanna Elden, Renee Moore  

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Should teachers dress up or dress down? What is the balance between dressing professionally and dressing comfortably?  What about jeans, tee shirts, short skirts and sneakers? Our guests weigh in. 

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How Is Globalization Changing How and What You Teach?

Larry Ferlazzo with  John Spencer, Diana Laufenberg 

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Globalization is now an inescapable reality.  In this segment we discuss how how our teaching is changing as a result. 

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How Can Teachers Meet the Common Core Requirement for Complex Reading?

Larry Ferlazzo with Amy Benjamin, Wendi Pillars 

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Common Core requires teachers to push students to read increasingly complex text.  What meets the definition of  a complex text?  What strategies, tools and resources can teachers use to achieve this goal? Today we'll explore these questions. 

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What Are We Losing By Eliminating Arts From the Curriculum?

Larry Ferlazzo with Virginia McEnerney, David Booth

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There have been significant changes in the availability of arts programs, since the emphasis has shifted to a narrow focus on standardized test. What is the impact of the loss of arts education? What can teachers do about it?

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What Can We Do to Develop a Culture of Success in our Classrooms?

Larry Ferlazzo with Heather Wolpert-Gawron, Chris Lehman

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The culture of an organization is a powerful predictor of success. This applies to school cultures as well. In this segment we explore the markers of a successful school culture and look at what we can do to develop them.

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