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Tips for Classroom Management!

Classroom Management Tricks of the Trade: Handshake Q&A
This teacher asks student a question about the material they've been learning in class as a sort of "entrance assessment" and a way to greet them before class!


Classroom Management Tricks of the Trade: Quieting the Classroom
This teacher found that raising her voice did not help to quiet her class; she now uses different quieting techniques like counting down from ten or clapping!


Classroom Management Tricks of the Trade: Redirection
This teacher has mastered the art of redirection with their students and suggests it as a way to help students refocus their emotions and thoughts!


Classroom Management Tricks of the Trade: Sign Language
This teacher has taught his students to use sign language to ask questions; this has resulted in a more efficient classroom with less distractions!


Classroom Management Tricks of the Trade: Using a "Fishbowl" for Discussions
This teacher uses the "Fishbowl Technique" to help foster discussions between his students!


Using EDPuzzle!

As educators, we have to be wise with the precious and little time that we have in our classrooms! That means when we show video clips, we need to cut out pieces of extraneous video and make our instruction more "to the point!"

Here is the link to my concise EDPuzzle video: http://edpuzzle.com/#media/5286aaa8e096bf2e070000b3