How can teachers and school leaders consider the use of 'audience' in lesson planning?
The most effective way to engage students in learning is to create an authentic audience; a sense that someone else (besides teachers and parents) cares about their work.
In a recent conversation with Dr Debra Kidd as part of our weekly chat for Teacher Hug Radio, Debra mentioned Hierarchy of Audience: the more genuine an audience is, student engagement can improve.
I am familiar with Ron Berger. In fact, I'm a huge fan of his research, yet surprisingly 'late to