Teaching Channel Presents
This groundbreaking series showcases inspired teaching in America's K-12 classrooms. Hosted by Sarah Brown Wessling, the Teacher Laureate at Tch and the 2010 National Teacher of the Year, the weekly episodes cover a wide variety of topics including the New Teacher Experience, Bullying, The Common Core State Standards, Digital Literacy, and the Arts.
Teaching Channel Presents Previous Broadcasts
Injury-Based Teaching (Episode #209)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Inquiry-based Teaching: A look inside New York's Urban Academy Laboratory High School where two teachers lead student driven, student centered classes. Watch animated discussions unfold when students are challenged to analyze difficult texts and there are no right or wrong answers.
Middle School (Episode #208)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 14, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Middle School: See how middle school students in America are being prepared for high school. Follow along as students read a fairy tale to learn the concepts of plot and theme. Find out why passing notes is encouraged in a sixth grade class. Learn how some teachers are motivating young learners by tapping into their interests.
Social Studies Essentials (Episode #207)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 7, 2014 -- 2:00 AM
Social Studies Essentials: Watch students engage in rigorous lessons about socio-economics, community and history. We'll start in first grade and finish up in high school with some extraordinary teachers who provide their students with unforgettable experiences in order to learn complex concepts.