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Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher? Part III

Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher? Part III

  Hertz Furniture is proud to present the What Makes An Effective Teacher? infographic series!  Student influences such as attention span, cultural background and socioeconomic factors are just a few of the things that make an effective teacher. Embed this infographic! Click in the box, then copy it and paste into your site. <a href=”http://www.hertzfurniture.com/school-matters/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Teacher_Final_03-442×1024.jpg” target=”_blank”><img […]

 
Student Wins Gold Medal Using Hertz Furniture Products in Design Plan!

Student Wins Gold Medal Using Hertz Furniture Products in Design Plan!

In an outstanding display of innovative and inspired teaching, Kay-Lynne Schaller guided her student to win a Gold medal in the National Leadership Conference in San Antonio on July 11 th for her design plan for a “More Exciting Classroom” project using Hertz Furniture’s school furniture products. Hertz Furniture recognizes both Mrs. Schaller’s and her […]

 
Top 15 Things Teachers Hate Infographic

Top 15 Things Teachers Hate Infographic

  Hertz Furniture presents the Top 15 things Teachers Hate Infographic.  Paperwork, Meetings, Uncomfortable Teacher Chairs and more. The infograhic was compiled from real responses from real teachers on our Facebook page.   Which is your favorite? What things related to teaching do you hate?   Embed this infographic! Click in the box, then copy […]

 
K-12 Class Size And Student Success Infographic

K-12 Class Size And Student Success Infographic

  Hertz Furniture is proud to present the Correlation Between K-12 Class Size And Student Success Infographic.  Are smaller classes more effective?  Does the age of the students make a difference in considering class size? Should the impact of class size be discounted in favor of focusing on Teacher Effectiveness?  Our infographic answers these and more […]

 
Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher?  Part II

Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher? Part II

Hertz Furniture is proud to present the What Makes An Effective Teacher? infographic series!  Environmental influences such as classroom resources, appropriate class size and comfortable lighting, temperature and air quality are just a few of the things that make an effective teacher.   Embed this infographic! Click in the box, then copy it and paste […]

 
Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher?

Infographic: What Makes An Effective Teacher?

  Hertz Furniture is proud to present the What Makes An Effective Teacher? Infographic!  Teacher Influences such as pedagogical knowledge, content knowledge and professional development are just a few of the things that make an effective teacher.   Embed this infographic! Click in the box, then copy it and paste into your site. <a href=”http://www.hertzfurniture.com/school-matters/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/effectiveTeacher_Final_01-361×1024.jpg” […]

 
Infographic: Top 10 Tips: How to Prevent Classroom Bullying

Infographic: Top 10 Tips: How to Prevent Classroom Bullying

Bullying in the classroom is an ongoing issue that teachers have to deal with.  Hertz Furniture presents this infographic which depicts the Top 10 ways to deal with bullying in the classroom including role play, communication journals and mediation. To see a larger version of the infographic click on the picture above!   Which of […]

 
Infographic: Teachers Spend Their Own Money on Classroom Necessities

Infographic: Teachers Spend Their Own Money on Classroom Necessities

Teachers spend an incredible amount of their own money on classroom necessities including instructional material, school supplies and classroom supplies during each school year. Take a look at the infographic which addresses the important educational questions of just how much are teachers spending, is it a teacher’s responsibility to pay for classroom necessities and are there solutions to this problem?

 
Help Us Reach 10,000 Facebook Likes and Win an Office Chair from OFM!

Help Us Reach 10,000 Facebook Likes and Win an Office Chair from OFM!

Help us reach 10,000 Facebook Likes and WIN! Hertz Furniture is thrilled to be nearing 10,000 Facebook Likes and would like to thank all of our Fans for their support. 3 LuckyFans of the Hertz Furniture Facebook Page will win an OFM, inc office chair valued at $350.

 
Classroom Design Affects Student Learning

Classroom Design Affects Student Learning

Hertz Furniture is proud to present this infographic representing how classroom design including classroom layout and ergonomic furniture effects student learning. Learn more about how flexible classroom design, ergonomic classroom furniture and environmental factors effect student behavior in this infographic.

 
Read Across America Resources for Educators

Read Across America Resources for Educators

Kate Cohen shares her favorite resources for Read Across America Day and encouraging literacy and reading in your classroom! Read Across America Day is celebrated on Dr. Seuss’ birthday, March 2 so watch the video and learn more now!

 
Video: Addressing Low Performing Teachers

Video: Addressing Low Performing Teachers

Video blogger Kate Cohen discusses the “bad teachers” phenomenon. While teacher assessment is a hot debate, it is a fact that there are low performing teachers. Must ineffective teachers be fired? What can be done to improve their performance? Current research shows that it is possible for low performing teachers to improve through methods such as coaching programs! Watch the video to learn more!

 
Successful Creative Funding for Schools

Successful Creative Funding for Schools

In this video, Hertz Furniture video blogger, Kate Cohen, discusses how to successfully use creative funding in your school. No school ever complains of having a budget that is too large for its needs. Kate has some great ideas on how teachers can raise some much needed funds that aren’t available due to budget cuts. Watch the video to learn more! And please share your creative funding ideas with us!

 
Video: Implementing Common Core Standards

Video: Implementing Common Core Standards

Video blogger Kate Cohen shares some of her favorite online resources to help understand and implement common core standards in the classroom. She actually shows us practical methods of utilizing common core state standards as well as ELA standards.

 
Video: Diversity In Our Schools

Video: Diversity In Our Schools

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior day, video blogger Kate Cohen discusses the importance of diversity in our schools. While we have made a lot of progress in the last 50 years, according to Kate, a lot of work still lies ahead. While we may say that we celebrate diversity the sentiment isn’t always reflected as we would like in educational policy and practice.