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December 2015/January 2016 | Volume 73 | Number 4

Co-Teaching: Making It Work

Feature Articles

To Clone or Not To Clone?

Anne M. Beninghof

How to celebrate the strengths and emphasize the advantages of having two teachers teach together.

Welcome to Co-Teaching 2.0

Marilyn Friend

Renewed attention to the rights of students with disabilities has shifted how all students are taught.

A Better Model for Student Teaching

Teresa Washut Heck and Nancy Bacharach

More powerful than the traditional models, co-teaching benefits veterans, student teachers, and—most of all—the kids.

An Administrator's Guide to Co-Teaching

Wendy W. Murawski and Philip Bernhardt

Five steps to take your co-teaching initiative to the next level.

Saying What You Mean Without Being Mean

Marceta Reilly

What kind of feedback moves the recipient to make positive changes?

Co-Teaching to Reach Every Learner

Linda Murdock, David Finneran and Kristin Theve

Gifted students, strugglers, English language learners, and children with disabilities all in one class? Yes, and it can work beautifully.

Revisiting Classroom Routines

Gloria Lodato Wilson

By planning your daily routines together, you can make your co-teaching run like clockwork.

Co-Teaching ELLs: Riding a Tandem Bike

Andrea Honigsfeld and Maria G. Dove

Hopping on the co-teaching cycle requires coordination and balance.

Lifting the Status of Learning Support Teachers

Ochan Kusuma-Powell and William Powell

Too often one partner's contribution is marginalized, and the result is lost opportunities.

Why We Got Serious About Interdisciplinary Teaching

Dana Haring and Tom Kelner

The Common Core standards were their impetus to co-teach, but their students' growth urged them on.

Team Teaching in High School

Kenneth Mandel and Terry Eiserman

Two teachers relate how team-teaching their social studies and literature students made them better teachers.

Cutting Watermelon: Lessons in Instructional Coaching

Martha Sandstead

What to do at a picnic and other tips for getting along with colleagues.

Columns / Departments

Double Take

Reviews, research, and relevant reads.

Research Says / Does Teacher Collaboration Promote Teacher Growth?

Bryan Goodwin

Benefits are mixed, but hidden factors can make co-teaching successful.

Show & Tell: A Video Column / Students as Co-Teachers

Doug Fisher and Nancy Frey

A peer-teaching class invites high school students into elementary schools to sample the teaching career.

The Techy Teacher / Team Teaching from a Distance

Catlin Tucker

How to connect kids to peers beyond their classroom.

Principal Connection / What Does Your Restroom Say About Your School?

Thomas R. Hoerr

Why restroom maintenance should be higher on your priority list.

One to Grow On / Teaching in Tandem: A Reflection

Carol Ann Tomlinson

On the artfulness of teaching as a duet.

EL Takeaways

Seven Tenets for Teaching Together


EL Study Guide

Teresa Preston

InService Guest Bloggers

Anne M. Beninghof and Wendy Murawski

EL Interview

Margaret Searle, coauthor with Marilyn Swartz of Teacher Teamwork: How Do We Make It Work? (ASCD, 2015), talks about how to decide whether to co-teach.