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WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation
By Patrick Waters

Students with special needs and neurological differences can benefit from the hands-on process, experimental nature, and visible results of maker education.

By Andrew Marcinek

Turning a forbidding acceptable use policy into a friendlier digital empowerment guideline can shift your school culture into a more tech-friendly place.

By Matt Davis

Explore some resources for using the World Series to bring history, math, social studies, music, and visual arts to your classroom.

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By Dr. Martha Burns

The perception and treatment of dyslexia is shifting from a symptom-based reaction to a neurological-based understanding of what is primarily an auditory disorder.

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Learning STEM Through Agriculture on a Nebraska Farm

More Resources for STEM Education in Agriculture

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By Todd Finley

Whether you use musical instruments, game pieces, call-and-response, or electronic devices, there are many successful ways of getting students to focus front and stop talking.

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By Joe Hirsch

By combining the flipped learning model with differentiated instruction, teachers can quickly and efficiently mobilize their students in "right size" learning activities.

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By Donna Wilson, Ph.D.

By teaching students to "drive their own brain" through metacognition, we provide a concrete way to guide them think about how they can best learn.

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By Elena Aguilar

School improvement coach Elena Aguilar offers up useful suggestions for teachers when sitting down with parents.

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By Rebecca Alber

On-the-spot scaffolding is an essential skill for teachers. Check out these three strategies for assisting students when they struggle.

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Critical Thinking
The Power of "I Don't Know"

By Heather Wolpert-Gawron

Educators are tasked with teaching students how to find answers themselves. And it all starts with a simple three-word phrase: I don't know.

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By Elena Aguilar

Mindfulness practice can help educators slow down and work and teach in a way that is anchored in joy and compassion.

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By Andrew Miller

To ensure productive group work, teachers must communicate expectations, strategically build groups, structure activities, scaffold work with a supportive classroom culture, and stress individual accountability.

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By Matt Davis

Explore some resources for using the World Series to bring history, math, social studies, music, and visual arts to your classroom.

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