How to Be a Good Math Teacher
I. Build relationships with kids and develop a climate of trust
II. Know your subject and be able to communicate it
III. Have an atmosphere of expectation
Everything else under-girds these principles...administrations support YOUR expectations in the classroom, both to the kids and the parents...use of technology and basic pedagogical principles (i.e. The Fundamental Five) support your ability to communicate academic objectives and your expectations (these are tools to help accomplish your objectives...