Rank #1: Winter Break Announcement
Announcement: We are officially on winter break until February. However, I've also taken this opportunity to share what I do in my classroom on the last day before winter break. Listen to find out how I celebrate the holidays with my class without turning it into a movie and popcorn session.
Rank #2: E67 All About My New Math Stations
E67 In today's episode, I explain my new approach to Math Workshop. Our math hour was proving the most difficult hour in my classroom, and I had to change things up. Listen to find out what I've changed, and what I am doing differently.
Rank #3: E66 What's My Update?
E66 In today's episode, I reflect on what's currently happening in my classroom. I discuss the special dynamics of my current class, and some of my challenges. Things that have worked with some groups in the past are not quite working this year. Listen to find out what I am doing to tackle the challenges that face me.
Rank #4: Announcement: We Are On Fall Break
There will be no new episode for the next couple of weeks. Time to Teach is on Fall Break. We wish you and yours a lovely fall.
Rank #5: E65 Why Your Class Should Be Using A Digital Portfolio
E65 In today's episode, I share all about a digital portfolio app that I am using with my class. I explain how I am using it, and how it has been a game changer in my classroom. Listen to find out all about digital portfolios in the classroom.
Rank #6: E64 Classroom Decor: Too Cute, or Too Much?
E64 In this episode, I examine what some of the research says about the impact of classroom decor and displays on student learning. Is helping or hindering? Listen to find out.
Rank #7: Announcement: No New Episode This Week
Time to Teach will not be publishing a new episode until next week. We have family in town, and it just won't be possible to get a new episode ready in time. In the meantime, go ahead and catch up on past episodes! Until next time.
Rank #8: E63 Contributing To A Positive Work Environment
E63 In today's episode I discuss some factors that go into contributing to a positive work environment. While it takes more than one person to create an environment, one person alone can help contribute to the positivity of a work environment. Listen to find out how you can contribute in a positive way.
Rank #9: E62 When Parent Relationships Get Strained: What To Do
E62 In today's episode I explore how to handle communication with parents, especially when things get strained. A good rapport with parents is important, but what happens when things suddenly go sour? Listen to hear a few of my tips of how to navigate uncomfortable situations with parents.
Rank #10: E61 Communicating With Parents
This episode explores healthy communication with our students' parents. Open and frequent communication is key to a strong classroom and home connection. From regularly communicating about what's happening in the classroom, to how to manage a parent in a strong or high emotional state, this episode's got you covered. Listen to find out some of my suggestions for healthy parent communication