Podcast On Your Plan episode 4 with Brook Meiller

O2015-02-13 14.29.29ur state is lucky to have education leaders like Brook Meiller! Full disclosure: Brook is a personal mentor of mine, but I can’t keep her all to myself. It just wouldn’t be right! She has so much to share and will inspire any listener, whether you’re a teacher, parent, or administrator.

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  • 2:39 – Professional Self-Reflection
  • 7:20 – Desire to “Fix” Students
  • 10:50 – How to Implement New
  • 12:50 – The Essential Reflection Questions
  • 15:40 – Common Assessments
  • 17:20 – Giving Students Feedback
  • 20:00 – Continuous Learning: How To
  • 24:40 – Technology and Literacy
  • 32:00 – Why we teach structured writing
  • 33:00 – How to Create Relationships with Students
  • 41:00 – How to Teach Reading and Writing
  • 44:30 – Phonics and Whole Language Reading
  • 47:30 – How to Teach Reading
  • 48:30 – Advocacy Problems and Solutions