One of our most useful clips of the Cold Call technique is this short-but-super clip of Alex Timoll at Excellence Boys Charter School in Bed Stuy Brooklyn. There are a ton of things you could take away from it, and from Alex’s teaching generally, but there are three especially useful lessons i think that every teacher can use. First the video:
EA.TurnAndTalk.GR4.Timoll.’Lets fold up.’Clip2626 from TLAC Blog on Vimeo.
Alex uses her Cold Call to ‘backstop’ her Turn and Talk. Students are both engaged in and accountable for the Turn and Talk because, they have come to…
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