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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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What to Do When Good Lesson Plans Go Wrong

Rae Pica with Bruce Oliver, Sarah Brown Wessling, Jason Flom, Nancy Blair 

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What should a teacher do when a great lesson plan takes a wrong turn and starts heading south? Our guests toss you a lifeline to grab when you feel yourself and your lesson plan going under. 

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Teacher/Parent Relationships: When the Going Gets Rough

Rae Pica with Jessica Lahey, Allen Mendler, Lee Kolbert, Nancy Flanagan

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Parents are partners in the process of educating students, with a shared interest in the outcome. But what happens when that partnership is not a love connection? How do you deal with parents when the relationship is a rocky one? Our guests offer some time-tested advice.

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