Being a highly visible teacher has far-reaching effects on classroom management. As Alex Kajitani, author of Owning It: Proven Strategies to Ace and Embrace Teaching and former California Teacher of the Year, reminds us, when our students feel like they can see us — when we make ourselves highly visible to them — they respond positively.
In this engaging and entertaining lesson from Mr. Kajitani, you will learn:
- Why having a highly visible teacher matters so much to your students
- Several easy-to-implement ideas for becoming highly visible outside of class, inside of class, and at the end of class, including one idea that he calls “the No. 1 classroom management strategy of all time”
- How to take at least one of Mr. Kajitani’s ideas for becoming highly visible and implement it right away, no matter how challenging your class might be