Teacher Expectations and Student Achievement (TESA)
Videos from two experienced teachers in Half Moon Bay CA
Several years ago, Elliot-Cortes and Fox co-wrote a small handbook containing classroom tips for inexperienced teachers to better support all students, including English-language learners and students who struggle in the classroom. Now they’ve developed a TV show that guides viewers through each of their 15 student-teacher interactions.
Show #2 Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-KOaqAIkc8- TESA #4 Individual Helping
Show #2 Part 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6qhMNxfCH-A- TESA #5 and #6 Effective Praise and Courtesy in the Classroom
Show #4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xHVTzahC22M- Listening in the Classroom & Appropriate Physical Contact in the Classroom
Series #2 Part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-KOaqAIkc8&t=734s - TESA #4 Breaking Instructions into steps, low stake environment
TESA #15 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-KOaqAIkc8&t=541s- Review & Desist Checking for Understanding
Be positive. Praise appropriately.