These tools and tips will help take your classroom to the next level

President of HEI

Dr. Mary Landon Darden is President of HEI, LLC. She served in education administration for 20 years and last served as a university center dean in San Antonio, TX. Darden is the author of a book co-published with the American Council on Education and Rowman and Littlefield titled Beyond 2020: Envisioning the Future of Universities in America.

I asked more than a dozen of the best teachers I have known during my more than two decades in education to share a simple and transferable teaching tool that has served them well and that could be useful to other teachers at almost any level.

Here are some of their favorite tools…