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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to be a Great Teacher

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blog Bridging the ADHD Gap

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blog Teachers: What's Your Motto in the Classroom?

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blog Add Coding to Your Elementary Curriculum. . . Right Now

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blog 5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools

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blog Preparing a Classroom Culture for Deeper Learning

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Schools that Work Blended Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom

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blog What the Heck Is Project-Based Learning?

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Discussion Reflections on 1:1 Chromebook Implementation

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library

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blog Student Choice Leads to Student Voice

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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to be a Great Teacher

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Discussion Thematic Teaching in US History

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blog 12 Choices to Help You Step Back from Burnout

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blog A Path Appears: Awareness, Engagement, and Action

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blog 12 Ways to Avoid Student Humiliation

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blog My First PBL Unit: Learning From My Students

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article How Should We Measure Student Learning? Five Keys to Comprehensive Assessment

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blog Reading with Pictures: Serious Learning Through Comics

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Discussion Using Stand Up Tables in the Classroom

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blog Students Aren't Waiting to Improve Their World

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blog The Importance of Teaching Through Relationships

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article Learning Styles and Multiple Intelligences: What Does the Research Say?

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blog In Their Own Words: Teachers Bullied by Colleagues

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Discussion The Day of Remembrance: Using Film to Learn about the Holocaust

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Discussion Starbucks: A Model for the Future of Teaching

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Discussion 4’33” (Four Minutes and Thirty-Three Seconds): What Our Brains Need

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Discussion Using Multimedia to Create an Emotional Connection in the Classroom

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Discussion Paper, Pencil, Chalk, or Doc: Which Medium for Which Lesson?

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Discussion Podcasts for Teachers

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Discussion Reflections on 1:1 Chromebook Implementation

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Discussion Starting From What Works: Positive Professional Development

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Discussion Principals As Chief Culture Officers: Five (Not Always Easy) Steps

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Discussion 10 Signs of a 21st Century Classroom

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Discussion Are we wearing blinders as we drive towards increased teacher quality?

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Discussion What If We Designed Schools Like Disney Designs Parks?

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Discussion Classroom to Community: How Do You Get Your Students Out There?

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Discussion Tech Tuesday: How to Stop Worrying and Love the Tech

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blog Nurturing the Innovator's Mindset in Your Classroom

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blog How to Divorce Your District

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Discussion 11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

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blog 11 Alternatives to "Round Robin" (and "Popcorn") Reading

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blog 8 Myths That Undermine Educational Effectiveness

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blog The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

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blog The Pygmalion Effect: Communicating High Expectations

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blog 5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools

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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to be a Great Teacher

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blog 30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

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blog The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home

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blog 6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use With Your Students

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blog What I Wish I'd Known as a New Teacher

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blog Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying

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Discussion Kids Do Well If They Can: A Strength-Based Approach

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blog Why Storytelling in the Classroom Matters

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blog 5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

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blog Why Curiosity Enhances Learning

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