Welcome to

Instructional Gym

Is your instruction FIT?

Focused

Address teacher burnout by ensuring a focus on self-efficacy and personal wellness.

 

Intentional

Present instructional models for teaching and learning that exemplify best practices in the classroom.

Tailored

Create safe spaces of collaboration that highlight the voices and collective experiences of ALL educators.

Focused

Address teacher burnout by ensuring a focus on self-efficacy and personal wellness

 

Intentional

Present instructional models for teaching and learning that exemplify best practices in the classroom.

Tailored

Create safe spaces of collaboration that highlight the voices and collective experiences of ALL educators.

Meet the founder

Teresa Lasley

I am Teresa Michelle Lasley- A native to the DMV and product of Prince George’s County Public Schools. After completing my undergraduate degree at Spelman College with a double major in English and Drama, I followed my passion to connect and to give voice to the lives of the youth by becoming a New York City Teaching Fellow (NYCTF). My graduate work in Education at Fordham University was my introduction to facilitating learning for students which afforded me the opportunity to nurture growing minds.

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“ Ask 'How will they learn best?' Not 'Can they learn?' ” - Jaime Escalante
“ The job of an educator is to teach students to see vitality in themselves ” - Joseph Campbell
" A good teacher is like a candle - It consumes itself to light the way for others. " - Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
" Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition " - Jacques Barzun
" Education is not the filling of a pot but the lighting of a fire. " - W.B. Yeats
" The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. " - Pablo Picasso
" Teach the way you'd want to be taught. " - Unknown