Hannah Gjerde

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7 Strategies for Helping Students with Organizational Problems

You’re teaching a lesson on math, and you see Johnny shuffling through his enormous trapper keeper still. Not only can’t he find his pencil, but he …

Small Ideas for Better Readers Workshop

I have been discussing reading and writing almost every day these past few weeks preparing for my new job as a 7th grade English teacher. I haven’t …

5 Peer Conferencing Strategies That Actually Work

<b>Neon Revision</b><p>Many kids don’t know what or where to mark when reading another student’s work. Neon revision is an approach that can really help. …

Computers in class: do they do more harm than good?

Although there is broad agreement that ignoring technology is not an option, many teachers remain unconvinced about the merits of some computer-based …

Battle of bilingual education once again brewing in California

Last spring, 9-year-old Derrick Fields sat in his social studies classroom at Sherman Elementary School, learning about the creation of the …

The Things I Did That Stopped A Love of Reading

I have always had good intentions, my heart and mind has always been in the right place whenever I have done anything “to” my students. I don’t think …