Nutrition – Tools & Techniques

Growing Great Docent Training – Tools & Techniques

Classroom Management Tips:

  • Ask the classroom teacher how they prefer to get the students’ attention
  • Identify students with special needs
  • If a student is disruptive, ask the teacher to step in
  • Ask students to raise their hand if they have questions- don’t shout out
  • Before you begin, outline your goals for the lesson
  • Try to use students names whenever possible, even if it’s just a few!

Additional Teaching Tips:

  • Be warm and enthusiastic
  • Use positive reinforcement
  • Get the whole class involved
  • Turn statements into questions, engage all students in the discussion
  • If you have fun, the students will too!
  • Visit the Docent Message Board to learn and share with fellow Docents!

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