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K-12 Education Tips & Strategies That Work

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You'll find practical classroom strategies and tips from real educators, as well as lesson ideas, personal stories, and innovative approaches to improving your teaching practice. If you have any thoughts or comments about these blogs, please don't hesitate to let us know.

To celebrate National Poetry Month, Edutopia blogger Lisa Dabbs shares five poetry teaching tips for new teachers.
Dr. Richard Curwin April 17, 2013
Educator and blogger Rick Curwin looks at teacher cynicism, what causes it, and how to counteract it.
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Blogger Elena Aguilar implores young people to pursue teaching careers regardless of any discouragement.
Milton Chen, Senior Fellow with GLEF, suggests that the game-based learning and Common Core movements could be mutually beneficial to one another.
The ever-creative Todd Finley asks, 'Why do we have to write today?' and then provides 49 different answers that cover pretty much everything.
Author and global ed adviser Homa Tavangar reflects on 4th grade teacher John Hunter's new book about his 30 years of teaching the World Peace Game.
Educator, author and blogger Rick Curwin explains why and how to grab your students' attention for the first five minutes of each lesson.
Amy Erin Borovoy (aka VideoAmy) April 12, 2013
VideoAmy delves into remix culture with this video playlist about how Auto-Tune is being used to mash up content and make it into a whole new art form.


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