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Most Common Struggles for Teachers When Assigning Group Work

By Trevor Muir / August 27, 2019 / Comments Off on Most Common Struggles for Teachers When Assigning Group Work

And the number 1 struggle is….managing off-task behavior.

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What Makes a Teacher and Their Class Interesting

By Trevor Muir / August 21, 2019 / Comments Off on What Makes a Teacher and Their Class Interesting

Teachers are interesting when they are like no other teachers and their class is unlike any other class.

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What College Couldn’t Teach Me About Being a Teacher

By Trevor Muir / August 19, 2019 / Comments Off on What College Couldn’t Teach Me About Being a Teacher

Education theory is great, but teaching requires creativity that cannot be taught.

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What I Want For My Son in Kindergarten (And the rest of his time in school)

By Trevor Muir / July 25, 2019 / Comments Off on What I Want For My Son in Kindergarten (And the rest of his time in school)

I’m just going to say it- I want my son to LOVE school. Not like it, but love it.

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What I Know About Teachers (And Wish Politicians Knew As Well)

By Trevor Muir / July 12, 2019 / Comments Off on What I Know About Teachers (And Wish Politicians Knew As Well)

Every politician should be required to regularly visit schools and understand this.

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My Favorite Class Discussion Strategy: The Samoan Circle

By Trevor Muir / July 9, 2019 / Comments Off on My Favorite Class Discussion Strategy: The Samoan Circle

A fast-paced, meaningful discussion strategy.

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When New Technology Has No Place in the Classroom

By Trevor Muir / July 6, 2019 / Comments Off on When New Technology Has No Place in the Classroom

Sometimes EdTech is great, and sometimes it’s a complete waste of time.

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A Teaching Practice That Should Never Die Out

By Trevor Muir / June 24, 2019 / Comments Off on A Teaching Practice That Should Never Die Out

Innovations in education are great, but some things should never change.

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How to Reignite Your Passion For Teaching After a Tough Year

By Trevor Muir / June 10, 2019 / Comments Off on How to Reignite Your Passion For Teaching After a Tough Year

Tired of being a teacher? You are not alone and it is okay to feel this way right now.

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Why Building Student Confidence is Key to Their Success

By Trevor Muir / May 28, 2019 / Comments Off on Why Building Student Confidence is Key to Their Success

When students believe they can, they usually will.

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