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3 Strategies for Using "Choice" to Drive Student Motivation and Learning

Rae Pica with Joshua Block, John McCarthy

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What does motivation have to do with learning? "Everything," says one of our guests. When students have input, their motivation to learn can rise. In this segment we explore strategies for giving students choice. 

Follow: @JMcCarthyEdS @jhblock  @bodymindchild @bamradionetwork 

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6 Better Ways to Teach Reading and Fluency

Rae Pica with Todd Finley, Julie Adams, Melanie Link Taylor

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One of the most common ways to teach reading and fluency is through popcorn or round- robin reading. Our guests identify the shortcomings of this approach and offer several better strategies.

Follow: @adamsteaching @finleyt  @mzteachuh @bodymindchild @bamradionetwork

 
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5 Student-Centric Tips for Gaining Students' Attention

Rae Pica with Eric Jensen, Joan Young, Erin Klein, Julia Thompson

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Welcome to the premier episode of Studentcentricity, where we focus on teaching strategies that put students at the center of the education process. In this segment we discuss strategies for getting and keeping students' attention.

 
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Teacher Voice, Teacher Leaders: Who Has the Time?

Rae Pica with Phylis Hoffman, David B. Cohen, Nancy Flanagan

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In this segment we explore the need to amplify teacher voice and teacher leadership in education policy decisions. 

Follow: @CohenD @phylis_hoffman @NancyFlanagan @bodymindchild @bamradionetwork 

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Active Learning: Improving Learning by Moving

Rae Pica with Dr. Aili Pogust, David Sladkey, Jessica Lahey

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The research is clear: moving enhances learning. Why then is the sit-still-and-learn model so pervasive? In this segment we explore that question.

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