How Classroom Learning Happens
Videos For Teachers
Running A Quality Lesson
- Lesson Components
- Backward Planning a Quality Lesson
- Generating Student Effort
- Managing Behavior
Teacher Organization 🆕
- Organizing Your Week
- Efficient Grading
- Setting Up Your Classroom
Classroom Learning = Lesson Quality * Sum of Student Effort * (1-Misbehavior Tax)
We believe this formula is key for helping you organize what you want to improve in your teaching practice. It’s a simplified way of analyzing the process of how a teacher gets kids to learn. This formula allows us to break up what can seem like a million components of teaching into a few focus areas.
“Surviving Your Rookie Year of Teaching” MOOC
This free, open-enrollment Coursera class explains 3 high leverage ideas and techniques to help teachers thrive in their first (or fifteenth) year of teaching.
Ratio: All Students Thinking Hard
The Learning Formula taught you that a quality lesson has about a million different layers. Watch “Ratio” to peel back one of those layers and learn more about the importance of planning lessons that promote participation and rigorous thinking.