We all have good intentions, don’t we? It’s also true that we all have to fall into habits when it comes to the way we talk with students. There’s also no doubt that we all end up in some habits that don’t match our best intentions. 

That’s what this podcast episode is all about. Vrain Waves hosts Ben Kalb and Becky Peters asked some great questions and facilitated a lively and conversations about the language we use with students. I highly recommend subscribing to their podcast!

To listen to this podcast, click here.

This podcast interview is based on the best-selling book, What We Say and How We Say It Matter: Teacher Talk that Improves Student Learning and Behavior.

To learn more about effective teacher talk, you might also read some of Mike’s blog posts about this topic or check out this LiveBinder of resources.