Terrah and Beth chat about the value of Heritage Months and discuss how to create culturally inclusive classrooms. For Beyond the Apple’s Guide to Culturally Inclusive Classrooms, go to https://beyondtheapple.com/resources/.
Terrah and Beth chat about growth mindset and fixed mindset and how to leverage both to have a positive impact on teaching and learning. T&B draw comparisons to Appreciative Inquiry, Marie Clay and even John Dewey.
Terrah and Beth discuss how to assess elementary students’ writing by listening to the writing before looking at the writing. It’s about assessing student writing through an appreciative lens and then using the information to plan the next steps of instruction.