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6 Effective Co-Teaching Models, and When to Use Them

Co-Teaching seems to be the trend for public schools.  My school, like many others, is leaning towards a model that includes as many students as possible into the general education classroom.  In order to make this work, many special education teachers, like myself, are expected to co-teach. General education inclusion classes with the content area… Read More 6 Effective Co-Teaching Models, and When to Use Them

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The Pros & Cons of Teacher Proximity

Using your presence can be a powerful tool in the classroom. It makes you more accessible, helps with classroom management, and it can be subtle. But, is teacher proximity always a good thing? Teacher Proximity: What is it? One popular technique for classroom management is using your person to influence what is happening in the… Read More The Pros & Cons of Teacher Proximity