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Monday, December 24, 2012

A great read - that helps teachers reflect on their own practices and how they impact sutdents who learn differently than they do!! courtesy of SmartBrief.

How does teacher learning affect instruction?
The way a teacher learns affects how he or she instructs students, but teachers can learn to adapt their style to better meet students' needs, writes Geralyn Schmidt, an educator in Harrisburg, Pa. In this blog post, Schmidt lists eight factors that influence teacher learning -- from life experiences to knowledge and skills -- that can, in turn, affect their teaching style. "In a nutshell, today's teacher needs to be able to learn continuously from their students as they present the curriculum," she writes. Powerful Learning Practice (12/20)

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