As teachers we often get wrapped up in the logistics of running a classroom and drive ourselves crazy trying to meet the needs of every students! Which is great because that's our job, right!? But in the midst of the craziness, we forget the psychology training we received back in undergrad and we turn to intuition and feeling, rather than to research-based pedagogy when trying to meet the needs of students. Now hopefully, as an experienced teacher your intuition would align with best-practice teaching. But often we need to checkin with the literature to ensure that we are teaching in accord with proven best practice. This FREE PD resource is a quick guide for teachers to review what the Zone of Proximal Development is and how to use it with students.