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TL012 The Teacher's Lounge: Elisa Lewis Part 6 Final Thoughts
In this final episode with Elisa Lewis, we discuss both the connections and disconnects that working primarily outside the classroom creates. We discuss the unique opportunities and challenges that the role of academic liaison presents.
TL011 The Teacher's Lounge: Teaching Outside the Classroom Part 5
This is part 5 of our ongoing series with Elisa Lewis an Academic Liaison and we discuss the broader perspective working in a school but not in a single classroom can provide. We discuss how many people in different roles can be needed to help students be successful. Join us as we continue our discussion.
TL010 The Teacher's Lounge - Planning Intervention and Enrichment School-wide
In today's episode, we continue our short mini-series of interviews with Elisa Lewis. In this episode we talk about the planning and development role that Elisa plays in the school-wide RtI system. We talk about how using a 25 minute block of time at the end of the day helps provide for both intervention and enrichment for students. We also discuss training and utilizing student mentors and leaders in various capacities to help underpin the school environment.
TL009 Teacher's Lounge: Academic Liaison Part 2
We continue our short mini-series of interviews with Elisa Lewis, and Academic Liaison. In this episode we talk about the interplay between the liaison, student, and classroom teacher. We also continue to discuss some of the tightrope that coaches walk when working with other classroom teachers when it comes to meeting student needs across the student’s academic day. We also discuss how a staff member that works with relatively small numbers of students pays big dividends for the whole school environmen
TL008 Academic Liaison Part 1: Teaching when you are not in the classroom.
Join me this episode as Elisa Lewis visits the Teacher's Lounge and we talk about her role as Academic Liaison. In this first part of our conversation we discuss her role with struggling students.
The Teacher's Lounge - Seasons of Teaching TL007
In today's episode, an encounter with an old high-school teacher of my own brings up the topic of reflection from the three of us about the changing seasons of our teaching careers. Join us as we talked about being an 11 year teacher, a 17 year teacher, and a 21 year teacher. How do seasons change in our career, and how do those changing seasons affect our classroom management, planning, presentation, and role that we play in our learning community.