Collaborative Teaching Podcast
By Jenny Guzman
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Teaching English at the secondary level can often be an isolating experience for teachers, but it doesn't have to be. Collaborative Teaching Podcast's host, Jenny Guzman, is passionate about connecting with teachers and helping them grow. This podcast is focused on bringing reading and writing workshop solutions to devoted English teachers.
||CleanEp. 9 Writing Laps Part 2 - Informative Writing||Often as teachers, we spend weeks teaching a skill, thinking we are preparing them to write an essay or story, only to then discover they never truly grasped the skills and we have to move on to the next unit. Taking laps in our writing changes this....||11/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat I've Learned from Taking Laps in Narrative Writing||Often as teachers, we spend weeks teaching a skill, thinking we are preparing them to write an essay or story, only to then discover they never truly grasped the skills and we have to move on to the next unit. Taking laps in our writing changes this....||10/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBringing the Joy of Book Clubs to Your Classroom||Every English teacher desires to make their students become life-long readers, students that will find joy and meaning in reading. Book clubs is one of the best ways to do that. This episode will explore why book clubs are important to any English...||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 6 Back to School Tips||When we as teachers plan for the beginning of the year, we often don't think about back to school, until it's right upon us. In this episode, I'll discuss tips to make your Back to School Night run smoothly and get you the results you want from your...||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFour Reasons to Write in Front of Your Students||Writing in front of our students seems intuitive and obvious, but it also seems to rarely happen. Many of us assign our students writing without actually doing the writing ourselves. This episode is going to explain exactly why you may want to...||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 4 How to Conduct a Reading and Writing Workshop in the Traditional Classroom||Kelly Gallagher is qouted as saying, students need to go through many crappy drafts before they can get to the good ones. A reading and writing workshop approach is essential to giving students the volume and practice they need to develop as writers....||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 3 The First Day: Starting Off on the Right Foot||In the traditional first day on a secondary school campus, students file into their first class, receive the syllabus and learn the rules and procedures. Rinse and repeat. It's time to shake this up a bit. The first day is more than a rules and...||8/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 2 Building Authentic Relationships With Your Students||Building rapport with your students is one of the most valuable things you can do as a teacher. Building rapport gets your students on your side and helps you have a smoother running classroom. When students feel connected to their teacher, they learn..||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEp. 1 In the Classroom, Choice is Everything||Our goal as teachers is to help students become competent, life-long learners. The only way to acheive this is to trust our students to own their learning. This is why giving students choices in their learning is of the utmost importance. Find out how..||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|