Teach Like a Champion: Everything you didn't learn in your teacher education program!

Greg Vanderford, Knowledge is Power!

Play Speed
  • 0.5x
  • 1x (Normal)
  • 1.25x
  • 1.5x
  • 2x
18 Videos (2h 8m)
    • Lesson 1 Introduction

      9:40
    • Lesson 2 Avoiding Disruptions

      11:08
    • Lesson 3 Stopping Student Disruptions

      9:04
    • Lesson 4 Optimal Seating Arrangements

      3:24
    • Lesson 5 Effective Communication Systems

      9:31
    • Lesson 6 Lesson Planning Trips and Tricks

      8:02
    • Lesson 7 Making Awesome Lesson Plans

      9:01
    • Lesson 8 Created Outstanding Unit Plans

      5:57
    • Lesson 9 Strategic Semester Planning

      4:31
    • Lesson 10 Creating Excellent Assessments

      7:55
    • Lesson 11 Effective Grading Strategies

      6:29
    • Lesson 12 Creating Great Formative Assessments

      9:33
    • Lesson 13 How to Create Outstanding Summative Assessments

      3:40
    • Developing Great Teacher Student Relationships

      7:48
    • Lesson 15 Communicating with Parents

      4:58
    • Lesson 16 How to Deal Effectively with School Administrations

      6:24
    • Lesson 17 Psychology and Staying Motivated Through Adversity

      5:12
    • Lesson 18 Go Out There and Teach!

      5:41

About This Class

Teaching is a very challenging and rewarding profession. It is also one that requires constant updating of skills to keep pace with the ever changing educational environment due to new rules and regulations, changing culture, and new technology.

In this teacher training course you will learn:

1. How to effectively manage your classroom

2. Plan your courses

3. Communicate with students and parents

4. Navigate the challenges of dealing with constantly changing laws

5. Efficiently create and grade assessments

6. Much much more

Many of the topics that are covered in this course are not taught in detail during most teacher preparation programs or are ignored entirely.

I have distilled many years of teaching experience in the classroom along with research from my own master's of education program to bring you what does and does not work well in the 21st century classroom.

Please join the course and help your current and future students become successful in all of their endeavors! 

6

Students

--

Projects

0

Reviews (0)

Greg Vanderford

Knowledge is Power!

My courses are designed based on my many years as a teacher and student of education and business. I hold a master's degree in curriculum and instruction and have been designing curricula for over a decade.

The business, language, and chess courses that I have built are a reflection of this experience and dedication to education. My goal is to reach as many people as possible with my courses, which is why I have chosen the internet as my ideal mode of delivery.

The following is a little more about my expertise and background. I was born and raised in Sandpoint, Idaho. I attended the University of Idaho where I earned a bachelor's degree in Business Administration in 2004. After a few years in the work force as an account manager I moved to Vietnam where I lived for over 5 years.

While in Vietnam I taught English as a second language for almost 2 years to students of all ages and backgrounds. For the 3 final years that I lived there I opened and ran a sports training company called Saigon Sports Academy. We coached sports such as soccer, tennis, and basketball as well as ran large sporting events such as tournaments and leagues. My positions while at the company included Director of Strategic Initiatives as well as Director of the Chess Program.

While living in Vietnam I became fluent in the Vietnamese language and developed a deep love for teaching and traveling internationally. I then came back in the United States to work on a masters degree in education so that I would be an even more effective teacher in the future. It is my wish to be a positive force for education in the world, and to inspire my current and future students to be the best that they can be in whatever they do.

I am now a full time real estate investor and online entrepreneur specializing in flipping properties, showing others how to do the same, and having a great time doing it!