Less Creative Senior English Teachers

1) What is Quality Teaching?

QT creates an atmosphere of positive, effective engagement. It includes the monitoring of progress, incorporates essential questions, and building a curriculum that inspires critical thinking and questioning. Authentic analysis is an end goal. The curriculum is made accessible to all students.

2) What do you do well in your classroom?

We have incorporated rigor, relevance, and relationships in our rooms.
Students are expected to produce compositions using 21st Century Skills.
We facilitate personal interaction with classic texts.

3) What would you like to learn more about?

- how to more effectively differentiate with increasingly disparate ability groups

- how to better asses critical and creative thinking

- how to effectively infuse content into creativity

- how to effectively manage the mounting paper load