Stages of Personalized Learning

The way in which educators approach teaching is ever-changing. We are becoming increasingly aware of the differences between students and how these differences affect learning. Students may have different rates at which they grasp concepts in class. They may have certain special needs or may have a hard time dealing with a crisis at home. The ever-changing classroom dynamics call for more innovative and inclusive strategies to get the best from our students. Personalized learning is a strategy in education that aims at creating a unique learning experience for every student that considers their distinct needs, strengths, and weaknesses. The …

Language Arts Intervention Strategies

Reading and writing are fundamental skills required for basic functioning both inside and outside the classroom. Despite this, some students are slipping behind or are not being addressed by whole-classroom education methodologies. Here are three tactics for bringing struggling learners back up to grade level in language arts that may be employed during the intervention to assist you in reaching these students. Reading in Pairs Reading in pairs is when a skilled reader (such as a fellow student, parent, or instructor) reads to a struggling student. The successful reader and the learner should read aloud together, and a quiet signal …

What is Teacher Certification or Teacher Licensure?

This is a document that teachers are required to have in order to practice. They can get it to teach within a specific area after completing required degrees, coursework, tests, and other particular criteria. Teachers can become certified by the state in which they plan to teach and then earn national certification recognized in all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia. Each state has their own curriculum and policies. For instance, some embrace critical race theory and some do not. When I was a teacher, we were told that we teach the math strategy of PEMDAS and …