In The Classroom

Teachers use a variety of approaches to present material and manage behaviors. In these videos you'll see teachers and students working in different content areas in a range of settings.

Teacher Observation and Behavior Management Page


Teachers use a variety of approaches to present material and manage behaviors. In these videos you’ll see teachers and students working in different content areas in a range of settings.

English Language Arts

Watch Wendy Rath organize a writing workshop in her majority English language learners first-grade classroom.

Watch first graders in Martha Kueffner’s gifted class enjoy arts enrichment.

Watch Ellen Walker introduce a lesson on types of sentences to her third-grade English language learners and regular education students.

Watch Karen Nelson’s mixed-ability sixth-graders work together to revise their poems.

Watch gifted tenth graders work in groups to analyze a poem in Julia Henny’s Honors English class. 

Social Studies

Watch Aimee Mullins use of PowerPoint to reinforce social studies concepts in her diverse second-grade classroom.

Watch Caitlyn Rex partner with a special education teacher to differentiate instruction for this lesson on early-American presidents.

 Math

Larry Stover’s AP Statistics class takes a quiz on probability and listens to a lecture on asymmetrical distribution.

Watch Peter Flaherty, fourth-grade math teacher, as he incorporates cultural elements in his math lesson. 

In a school with a high percentage of low-achieving ESOL and minority students, watch as Michelle Carter reinforces basic math skills. 

Watch Lucy Hamilton’s advanced math students work in small groups to calculate the surface area of geometric shapes.