A 3-Minute, 5-Question Strategy to Transform Misbehavior

Hands-down the BEST PD I have ever taken was a 30-hour course on Positive Behavior Facilitation. PBF is a course based on a book written by Dr. Edna Olive called, aptly, Positive Behavior Facilitation (you can grab your copy here). Positive Behavior Facilitation was the first concrete set of strategies I’d ever seen in addressing

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Why Your Lesson Plans May Not Be Working

This post is an excerpt from my online course, The Ultimate New Teacher Summer Workshop. The typical lesson plan template has a few basic things: learning objective, materials needed, opening, closing, and assessment. Following these templates, it’s no wonder that so many new teachers struggle through executing their first few lessons. The truth is: experienced

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