Differentiation is a teaching strategy that all teachers do in order to meet the needs of the diverse learners in their classrooms. Here is a link to a short article and video that speaks to the different ways to differentiate to meet the needs of our ELL students.
Reflection: What can you do differently in your classrooms to better meet the needs of our ELL students?
Over the last few years, it has been great to see technology integrated seamlessly in the classrooms that it helps to enhance learning, rather than having the focus on the tool itself. The following article by Matt Lynch’s reviews 7 areas that he feels technology is impacting education.
Reflect upon the list he shared and how many of these areas you have integrated technology into your own classrooms. Are there any areas that you can still try out this year?