4 Rules for Communicating With Your Staff

Tiffany OttAdministration, Blog

4 Rules for Communicating With Your Staff

How do you communicate with your staff? If you spend any significant amount of time with educators, you know that we value relationships. Building strong relationships with students is critical for creating a learning environment that is positive, effective, and impactful. In real estate, location is everything, right? Location, location, location! In education, relationships are everything. Relationships, relationships, relationships! Just … Read More

Why I Love Failure as A Teacher (video)

Tiffany OttBlog, Innovation, Video

Why I Love Failure as A Teacher

Why do I love failure as a teacher? Oh, let me count the ways! Full transcript below video. Video Transcript Hey guys it’s Tiffany Ott. I am so excited to be here with you today, I am talking about one of my favorite topics to talk with educators and students about, and that’s failure, and I have to tell you, … Read More

Do Your EdTech Tools Serve a Purpose?

Tiffany OttBlog, Class Management, Innovation, Lesson Planning, Mastery Learning, Technology

Do Your EdTech Tools Serve a Purpose_

EdTech is awesome. In the last 20 years, amazing developments in the world of technology have made it something that we can use to transform the learning process for our students. While there are still students with very limited access to technology, those numbers are shrinking by the day, and the ubiquitousness of tech tools has become something that we … Read More

Boost Student Understanding of Vocabulary with Quizlet Learn (video)

Tiffany OttBlog, Class Management, Innovation, Technology, Video

BOOST STUDENT UNDERSTANDING OF VOCABULARY WITH QUIZLET LEARN - VIDEO

Want to boost student understanding of vocabulary? Try Quizlet Learn! Full transcript below video. Video Transcript Hey guys. Tiffany Ott here and today I want to show you how you can use Quizlet Learn to help boost your students understanding of vocabulary. If you want to keep getting great videos like this with information you can use right away in … Read More

Are You “Just a Teacher?”

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Are You Just A Teacher?

I had an interesting experience a while back returning home from a conference. I had to practically run out the door of the conference right after my presentation, as I had a flight to catch and the turnaround time was, shall we say, a little bit tight.  My good friend Jeff was at the conference presenting also and drove me … Read More