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Teaching with Poverty: The Impact and Strategies

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Poverty impacts over 46 million people in this country, and is more than just an economic and social problem. The impact of poverty on education can be tremendous. This webinar, which is based on many of the concepts in Eric Jensen's book Teaching with Poverty in Mind, will address how poverty impacts students within our classrooms. Join Matt Bergmann as he explores strategies that can be used to enhance student learning and counteract the effects of poverty, with a focus on vocabulary development.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: General
Last aired on: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 @ 4:00 PM EST
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Classroom Management, Learning Theories & Strategies, Reading & Writing, Response to Intervention (RTI)
Tags: at-risk, poverty, reading, response to intervention, RTI, vocabulary, writing

Reviews (95)

Full Member
Great information!
Good presentation on strategies for teaching low income students
Full Member
Thank you.
Very informative strategies to help our students who live in poverty. Thank you for the insight.
This was a great Webinar! I also appreciated you adding in some of the ideas you use in your classroom as well as the Google Surveys! Thank You!
Full Member
Great thoughts.
Basic Member
Great information! Thanks
Basic Member
I will use the strategies in my own class! Very helpful!
Full Member
Thought provoking.
Basic Member
Such great information!
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