Teaching Music, Global Awareness, and Compassion

Teaching Music, Global Awareness, and Compassion

Introducing students to the joy of helping others can be extremely rewarding for all involved. Giving students a better perspective on global issues like poverty, and first-hand experience on how music can connect us all, may be every bit as life changing as teaching them to make music.

5 Teaching Strategies For Students With Attention Differences

5 Teaching Strategies For Students With Attention Differences

Before I share some teaching strategies for working with students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), let’s start with an ADHD quiz. Identify which of the following are true or false:

ADHD is a learning disability ADHD is caused by diets rich in food additives and sugar Most individuals with ADHD are of gifted intelligence According to DSM-V criteria, all individuals with ADHD have problems with attention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity Children with ADHD perform best on assignments that are detailed and complex

The answers?