Continuing with the SEED PAK’s new self-directed learning option, Sets of 8, the following is a set of Resources related to a positive classroom environment. Sets of 8 are intended to guide learners through a series of resources discussing philosophy and also showing applications of strategies to implement in the classroom.
teacher and student reading activity
Recently, Dr. David Kilpatrick has been taking the reading world by storm. As an educational psychologist, Kilpatrick set out to help other educational psychologists understand the research on reading assessment, instruction, and intervention.
It might seem like the stars need to perfectly align in order for successful cooperative learning to happen, but we as teachers have the power to align those stars. Creating strong, interdependent teams is one way to ensure collaboration is a huge value added to student learning.