Angela Maiers, author of The Passion-Driven Classroom recently wrote an article on the the twelve most important things to know about kids today.
Sometimes around this time of year we can begin to fall into a rut with our students. Our expectations for them can become static and we need to look from a different perspective to better appreciate them and to remind ourselves what an important, interesting and engaging job teaching can be! This article is a must-read.
Once you are done, check out these 10 ways to encourage your students to be more reflective thinkers.