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NEW! Raise Money for Your School Using Crowdfunding

Learn ten steps to a successful fundraising campaign using crowdsourcing on the Web. Plus, discover pitfalls to avoid and compare features and fees of 12 popular crowdfunding platforms for schools.
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How to Thank a Teacher

Ideas and tips for thanking your favorite teachers, principals, coaches, librarians, and others helping to make your school shine.
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Six Tips for Brain-Based Learning

By understanding how the brain works, educators are better equipped to help K-12 students with everything from focusing attention to increasing retention.
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Top Ten Tips for Assessing Project-Based Learning

This classroom guide is intended to inspire and expand your thinking about effective assessment for project-based learning.
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How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School

How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School

Discover the seven steps -- and a roundup of valuable resources -- you need to help safely bring social media into your school or classroom.
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Ten Tips for Classroom Management

Learn how to improve student engagement and build a positive climate for learning and discipline for grades K-12.
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A Parent's Guide to 21st-Century Learning

Discover the tools and techniques today's teachers and classrooms are using to prepare students for tomorrow -- and how you can get involved.
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Mobile Devices for Learning: What You Need to Know

Learn how cellphones, e-book readers, and tablets are getting kids engaged with learning, focused on working smarter, and ready for the future.
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Top Ten Tips for Teaching with New Media

Whether you're new to teaching or a classroom veteran, this resource-packed collection of 10 new media tips provides fresh ideas and easy-to-use tools to engage your students and make learning more collaborative. (Updated: 6/14/11)
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Summer Rejuvenation Guide

Whether it's reading a good book or starting a new hobby, this resource-packed guide highlights ten fun ways to spend your summer. (Updated: 5/24/11)
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Home-to-School Resource Guide

Get tips, tech tools, and strategies for how to strengthen the bonds between schools, families, and communities.
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Think Green Guide

This practical guide, filled with inspiring earth-friendly learning projects and classroom-tested resources, will help your school go green.
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This article originally published on 4/27/2011

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Air F veteran Col. English language instructor & translator in Tehran Iran

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This CoP is really a very useful way for exchanging main points and significant ideas in terms of eduactional fields among members. I hope edutopia could expand its activities more and could use other languages too.Thanks.my Email add: s.m.ahmadi@hotmail.com
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Middle School Computer Teacher in Jacksonville, Florida

Prepping for the Common Core

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How about a guide on preparing for the Common Core teaching that is coming down the pike? Especially, how we can benefit from incorporating 21st century technology and brain based learning into these ideas.

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I downloaded all the Guides and Tips I could get my hands on and shared them on facebook. These are a wealth of information, with information and links inside the information.....never ending. I appreciate all these free resources for myself and my staff.

Director of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia

SEL Guide

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Thanks for the suggestion, Katherine -- I've forwarded it on to our team.

I teach kids English Literature, Theory of Knowledge and Journalism

SEL

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Hi - I would like to suggest/recommend an SEL guide...hope you'll consider it, and thank you: we love your guides at our school :) Katherine

Educational researcher and councellor

precious resources ..thanks a

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precious resources ..thanks a lot

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You probably are registered for the enewsletter but not for the Edutopia Web site. Please create an account on our Web site and you will be able to download any of the guides. Getting the email is a separate registration process from logging into the website to access the guides. (http://www.edutopia.org/user/register?destination=)

Please let us know if there is still an access issue after you register. Thank you.

social media and marketing manager of startup

Hi Spencer, We're located in

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Hi Spencer,

We're located in San Rafael, CA. You can email membership@edutopia.org for any questions.

Hubert

Our mission is to develop the potential of high ability children

Excellent Help! i have shared

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Excellent Help! i have shared it with all friends and people who love to bring to gifted new innovative challanging ideas and work methods.
I believe you have done a great job!
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Titles....

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Challenge for EDUTOPIA....give me a guide that has 12 TIPS in it! {{{smile}}}

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