Imagine walking into your child's fifth-grade classroom two days before the first day of school for an open house and seeing 30 desks and chairs in a pile. Ken Ehrmann's parents and children went through this very experience, and it was all by design. Ken shares how he launched his year through a student-centered experience to completely immerse the students into the room. The phrase "we share this room together" took on a whole new meaning.
In This Episode We Cover
How to approach the first minute, the first hour, and the first day of school.
What our top priorities should be for students and teachers.
First impressions are a two-way street.
Rethinking your classroom space and design.
Setting one simple goal for the first day of school: make sure every student is excited to come back for the second day.
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