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Will This Be on the Test?: Making Content Relevant

Rae Pica with Andrea Brixey, Glen Lineberry, Mary Beth Hertz

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Perhaps one of the biggest challenges you face as a teacher is making content interesting to all of your students, all of the time. Is this even possible? If so, how? Our panel of experienced teachers share what they've learned about this from practical experience.

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How Teachers Can Help Students Embrace the Role of Failure in Learning

Justin Minkel, Jessica Lahey, Nancy Flanagan, Annie Fox

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It's well known and accepted that failure is part of the learning and growth process. But how do we get students, parents and even some teachers to embrace this in practice? In this segment our guests share their insight on embracing failure.

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The Classic Classroom Management Mistake and How to Avoid It

Rae Pica with Sarah Fillion, Olga Jarrett, Jason Flom, Peter DeWitt, Ed.D. 

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There is an approach to handling behavioral issues in the classroom that is broadly known to be ineffective, yet it is widely used and endorsed by school administrators. Learn more...

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Trusting Students to Lead Their Learning: Does It Really Work? If So, How?

Rae Pica with David Ginsburg, Ariel Sacks, Vicki Davis, Josh Stumpenhorst 

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A growing number of teachers are embracing the notion of empowering students to control and lead their own learning. However, many teachers push back on this emerging model for various reasons. In this segment we explore the viability of student-directed learning and ask those who embrace it to share the keys to making the model work.

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Hidden Causes of Low Parental Engagement in Urban Schools and What to Do About It

Rae Pica with Patricia Ackerman, PeterMcDermott, Marilyn Rhames, Patrick Riccards 

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Urban parents have unique issues and concerns that can affect their interest and willingness to engage with school staff at all levels -- from teachers to administrators. Tune in to hear what a recent study revealed and to learn what you can do to better engage urban parents.

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