Motivating struggling learners to take academic risks by cultivating a family environment in a globally connected classroom.

by Whitney Crews

Grades 3-5, Grades 6-8

In these videos, I share may approach and ideas for creating a family culture in the classroom to encourage all students to take academic risks.

Part One: Introduction

In part one of her workshop, I introduce three ways to encourage struggling students to take academic risks.

Part Two: Family Culture

In part two of the workshop, I describe some tools I use to cultivate a culture of family in the classroom.

Part Three: Classroom Community

In part three of the workshop, participants continue to share ideas for building classroom community.