Hi and welcome back to Attentionology for K – 5 Teachers!
From a teacher’s perspective, “some things never change…”
“things” like developing and following a curriculum to help children master grade level skills as they maturate through school.
That said, all teachers know that “things DO change.
No question…our world has changed drastically since 2010 when I started writing and publishing this blog!
So, as we celebrate seven years here and counting, I’m offering a look at what’s trending in education at anniversary time.
Check out some “tricks” that I have created for every trend identified…easy to implement activities that teach what is trending now.
What’s Trending: Character Education – Character Education is trending BIG.
This trend speaks in part to the politicized society that so many of us inhabit, one dominated by popular cultures that often counter the teachings of “character education.” What is a teacher to do?
No matter the “popular or political climate,” in my view teachers cannot let up on efforts to instill in kids the importance of “good character.” Resources related to Character Education are plentiful online and in store, but nothing beats a relentless teacher using a little creativity. Try this… (more…)