Doug Lemov What is this strategy about?
Teach pupils baseline behaviours for learning using a memorable acronym (STAR and SLANT are two that are already used frequently).
Why is positive classroom attitude important?
A positive attitude is essential for success in the classroom for maximum learning to take place. Students must feel comfortable and confident to participate in discussions and share their ideas.
How can STAR and SLANT improve classroom attitude?
STAR and SLANT are great techniques for classroom management which aim to enhance learning by encouraging students to be attentive and active in class. Click here to learn the importance of Using the Structure of Lessons to Improve Behaviour.