Tag Archives: lower elementary

Creating a Safe Environment

Learning Environment: The teacher fosters and manages a safe and inclusive learning environment that takes into account: physical, emotional and intellectual well-being. In education, it isn’t enough to simply teach students the content matter.¬† For students to learn, the learning … Continue reading

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Fostering Mathematical Discourse

4.0 Content Knowledge – The teacher uses content area knowledge, learning standards, appropriate pedagogy and resources to design and deliver curricula and instruction to impact student learning. EDMA6432 Elementary Math Methods, and applying the knowledge I gained through this course … Continue reading

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Professional Learning Communities

8. Professional Practice Criteria – The teacher participates collaboratively in the educational community to improve instruction, advance the knowledge and practice of teaching as a profession, and ultimately impact student learning. The importance of program standard 8 became more apparent … Continue reading

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ISTE Standard 1 – Technology in Lower Elementary Classrooms

Question: How can technology enhance the learning experiences of lower elementary students, and allow for them to produce better work? ISTE Standard 1 discusses a variety of ways in which students can utilize technology to ‚Äúdemonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge, … Continue reading

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