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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 (105)

Full Member
Well stated!
Full Member
A keep point made during this webinar is that teaching through poverty is no longer about "zip codes" poverty can affect anyone/anywhere. Relationships are vital!
Great info
Very informative.
Full Member
thank you!
Basic Member
Thank you!
Full Member
This webinar had great examples, both personal and research-based.
Full Member
It was really great
Full Member
There is a lot to think about in this presentation. Every teacher should watch it. You will pick up something to use with your students.
Nice work
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