My sons have taught me a lot about how to work with the boys in my classroom...especially as they grow older.
Recently I came across an article that I use to reflect and ensure that I am actively reaching my boys in class. (And yes, I also have one for girls - another post!) So I'd like to share from.....
10 Essential Strategies for Teaching Boys Effectively
by Michael Gurian and Kathy Stevens
I made a page that you can down load and clip into your plan book that highlights the eight strategies that you can implement in your classroom. The other two strategies include providing mentors for our boys in schools and having counselors provide social skills training for sensitive boys as well as special education students.
To get your free copy click here .