Teach First

Classroom management

Classroom management

How do our teachers create a positive climate for learning in their classrooms? How do they motivate their students? How do they ensure students are focused?

Learning is pretty much impossible until teachers create a safe, welcoming and orderly environment.  This section explores how our teachers approach the challenges of building and maintaining relationships, creating a positive classroom climate and promoting high standards of respect and focus. Their choices depend on their school contexts and their personalities.