A Behind the Scenes Look at Co-Teaching Negaunee High School Co-Teaching Staff October 13, 2006
Effective Co-teaching Models “ Collaborative teaching is a service delivery structure in which teachers with different knowledge, skills and talents have joint responsibility for designing, delivering, monitoring and evaluating instruction for a diverse group of learners in general education classrooms.” DeBoer & Fister, 1995
What does Co-teaching look like at NHS? Co-teaching is the collaboration between general and special education teachers for all of the teaching responsibilities of all students assigned to a classroom…In a co-taught classroom, teachers share the planning, presentation, evaluation, and classroom management in an effort to enhance the learning environment for all students.” Gately & Gately, 2001.
Mixture of ALL types… Speak & Add Duet Skills Group Station Teaching Learning Style Parallel Teaching Complementary Instruction Adapting Model Lead & Support
Planning Time: How? Where? When? Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. ~Henry Ford
Tips & Tricks: Activities for all Classrooms A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.--Herm Albright, quoted in Reader’s Digest , June 1995
Notes de l'éditeur
Introductions-- Each introduce ourselves and the subjects we teach…years teaching…etc.
Beginning Stage--developing boundaries, establish a professional working relationship, some GE teachers may experience feelings of intrusion