Kids learn oral communication skills by practicing with one another and adults. Based on the work of Audrey Prince, kindergarten teacher Devin Walsh offers several steps that have worked in her classroom.
After noticing teachers' anxiety around teaching math, educator Tracy Johnston Zager traveled around the country to observe effective math teachers for her book, "Becoming the Math Teacher You Wish You'd Had."
Teachers often aren't taught how to teach effective writing skills, which has led to two very different approaches in classrooms and a debate over how much focus should be given to writing solid sentences.
Education consultant and speaker Alan November says if we want to move education forward, school leaders must start hiring teachers who are globally connected, embrace messy problems and aren't afraid to make their own learning transparent to students.