Tag: Teachers

How Mindfulness During Class Can Help Students and Teachers

Mindfulness, an umbrella term for a range of practices, is about observing your emotions and state


How Can Teachers Nurture Meaningful Student Agency?

Let’s have a look at these values in more detail in order to clarify what we


'I'm Only 1 Person': Teachers Feel Torn Between Their Students And Their Own Kids

We heard these feelings echoed from all over the United States. In places like El Paso,


We’re All New This Year: How Advice for Rookie Teachers Can Help Everyone During Virtual Learning

The basic rookie problem, she explained, is a combination of exhaustion, high sensitivity about making mistakes


What Student Activists Want Teachers To Know About Virtual Learning and Reopening Schools

“There was just kind of busywork to fill out the rest of the year,” he said


‘If I Could Handle This, I Can Handle Anything’: First-Year Teachers Reflect on the Pandemic

As Frazier, a fourth grade teacher in Hinesville, Ga., describes, “I will always remember my first


Effective Anti-Racist Education Requires More Diverse Teachers, More Training

Palmer says she doesn’t think there can be “a truly anti-racist curriculum unless the teachers have


How Teachers Want Emergency Distance Learning Improved

On teaching in one of the country’s coronavirus epicenters: “The whole first two months and change,


How NYC Students and Teachers are Making Sense of George Floyd’s Killing

Many students and educators across the five boroughs were already dealing with the trauma of illness


Teacher Appreciation Week: What Teachers Would Like to Have During Distance Learning

So many teachers have gone out of their way to reach out to students and families.