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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.

@dsladkey @jesslahey @bodymindchild @bamradionetwork

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Is It Possible That Creativity Is Misunderstood and Undervalued?

Rae Pica with Stacey Goodman, James C. Kaufman 

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Though we talk much about the need for engendering greater creativity in the next generation, are we on course for achieving this goal? Our guests weigh in. 

@staceygoodman @jameskaufman @bodymindchild @bamradionetwork

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