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Classroom Management Challenges (Engaging beginner students)

Standard: Care
Standard Subset: Inclusive and Encouraging
This standard is met when: The teacher encourages all their students, and ensures all students are engaged with equal opportunity.

Why take this course?
Ensuring all students are engaged is important to every teacher, but it is not always easy. We explore creative and effective methods to engage beginning level students.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:
-Start classes using methods that help students want to engage.
-Reflect on your own teaching to make sure are not making it difficult for students to engage with you / one another.
-Know effective ways to use the board to encourage engagement.
-Understand how being one of the students helps them engage better.
-Be able to get students to engage with one other through pairing /peer work.
  • Introduction
  • What is the biggest problem?
  • Content
  • Start off right
  • Watch yourself
  • Effective board-work
  • Pictures
  • Peer Power!
  • Become the student
  • Conclusion
  • Resources & Feedback
  • Course Survey
  • Teaching Standards
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed