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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.

Educators at 140Edu in New York discuss the power of the real-time Internet to make lasting change in education.
The Dean of the Family Support Department at the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School shares some best practices.
A San Jose, CA elementary school shows improvement on math scores with a blended learning approach.
Blogger Maurice Elias offers tips for encouraging kids to complete homework and lowering the stress they may feel.
High school English teacher Nicholas Provenzano shares a couple simple tips for using the Web to keep students engaged.
An elementary library media specialist reviews apps along the revised Bloom's taxonomy. Apps for Remembering are covered in this first post of a six-part series. (Updated 10/2013)
Eric Sheninger shares his ideas on leadership during challenging times.
Blogger Suzie Boss explains how making PBL part of out-of-school time gives youth new opportunities to become leaders, thinkers, and problem-solvers.
Sharing is an integral part of teaching. So what do you do when someone won't share?
Andrew Marcinek shares lessons from his experiences as a high school he works with moves to digital textbooks.