Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

As a black teacher who worked in a predominantly white school for the majority of my career, the art of code switching was nothing new to me. Growing up, I heard my immigrant parents put on their “posh voice” when they spoke to anyone other than family and friends on the phone. For most people of colour, code switching is an essential part of survival and social mobility in the western world. Continue reading Code Switching: What Teachers Need to Know

The Ultimate Guide to Using Beyond Teaching Resources

The Ultimate Guide for Using Beyond Teaching Resources

Whether you’re stocking up on a unit’s worth of teaching resources or looking for a single worksheet, we hope this guide to Beyond will help! Don’t forget to use the code TEACHINGBEYOND for free access to our resources. Continue reading The Ultimate Guide for Using Beyond Teaching Resources

Reading Aloud Benefits: 5 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Read Aloud in Class

Reading Aloud Benefits: 5 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Read Aloud in Class

There are numerous reading aloud benefits that give your pupils the opportunity to listen to others read, become confident public readers and build their stamina for reading and enjoying texts. You should definitely encourage reading aloud in your classroom! Continue reading Reading Aloud Benefits: 5 Reasons Why You Should Definitely Read Aloud in Class