Using Humor in the Classroom

Humor in the classroom can be a very effective tool to create a positive learning environment.  Humor helps people relax and it also lets your students know that you are human too! 

When thinking of technology, I have a lot of students who get very frustrated using computers and new software programs.  I have found that cracking a joke, especially an empathetic one can really “lighten the mood”

I watched the video posted below and the teacher in this explains her view on humor in the classroom:


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