SHARING GOOD PRACTICE

 Make learning statistics fun for students

I had a great opportunity to teach statistics to 5th grade German and Scottish students together with my own students. Statistics was a new...

Spread positive images of young Islamic minds online

Media is the strongest medium of image formulation. Advertising, marketing and branding are no longer restricted to television, radio and bill boards. In fact, the...

Richard Henwood reimagines mathematics to excite students

There is an undeniable push for educators in the UAE and globally to think outside the box in implementing, innovative and engaging activities inside...

Identifying and helping students who have ADHD

To begin this article, I invite you to participate, by taking a short quiz. Don’t worry, it is not for a grade; it is...

Using Minecraft to enhance students’ literacy skills

Minecraft is an amazingly creative, digital tool. Yet, it’s much more than just a computer game or electronic Lego. Minecraft liberates creativity and allows individual...

The School Management Trap

So, you have been teaching for the past five or more years. You have completed your postgraduate degree in education, actually, in educational leadership. Every...

Five essential student engagement tips

There is something truly magical about a classroom where the students are actively engaged in the learning process. There is a constant flow of energy,...

An open letter to newly hired teachers

Dear newly hired teachers, Teachers around the world are rushing to get their last objectives in and their students ready for exams. Those of us...

5 Habits of Innovative Educators

Habits are unconscious patterns of behavior that are acquired with frequent repetition. This post will look at what habits exist among innovative educators. While...

Why Every Teacher Should Start A Classroom Blog

It seems like every time we turn around lately, there is another piece of useful educational technology pushing its way into the classroom. A...