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Discussion 7 Ways to Increase a Student's Attention Span

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blog Modifying the Flipped Classroom: The "In-Class" Version

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Discussion Using Stand Up Tables in the Classroom

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blog Encouraging the Einstein and Edison in Everyone

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Discussion Busting 3 Myths About Social Emotional Learning

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blog The Heart of the Matter: Why I Teach

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blog 3 Ways to Plan for Diverse Learners: What Teachers Do

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blog 6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever

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blog 4 Lessons Learned From Common Core Implementation

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blog 7 Tenets of Creative Thinking

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blog Best Education Podcasts

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Discussion 5 Ways to Help Students Affected by Generational Poverty

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Discussion Can We Make the Teaching Profession Noble Again?

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blog We're All Teaching the Common Core Math Standards

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blog 9 Ways to Plan Transformational Lessons: Planning the Best Curriculum Unit Ever

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blog Students as Designers: Game Jams!

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blog The Key to Effective Teams in Schools: Emotional Intelligence

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blog To Teach Effective Writing, Model Effective Writing

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Schools that Work Exit Tickets: Checking for Understanding

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blog 8 Strategies for Teaching Academic Language

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blog Why Should We Care About Vocational Education?

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blog How to Keep Classroom Sleepers Awake

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Discussion How Does Your School Plan for the Fall?

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Discussion The Dos and Don'ts of Classroom Management: Your 25 Best Tips

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Discussion 7 Ways to Increase a Student's Attention Span

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blog 8 Strategies for Teaching Academic Language

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Discussion Educators: The Newest Superheroes

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Discussion 3 Activities to Try With Your English Language Learners

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blog Best Education Podcasts

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blog 5 Reasons to Try iBooks Author

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Discussion What Minorities Need from Educators to Fill the Student Achievement Gap

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blog Avoiding "Learned Helplessness"

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Discussion Advice Wanted: Ideas for Implementing MinecraftEDU in the Classroom

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blog Year One With a 3D Printer: 17 Tips

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Discussion The Importance of Foreign Languages in Elementary Schools

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Discussion 11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

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blog 5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Non-Teaching Time

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Discussion Making Connections One Student at a Time

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blog Improving Our Schools From the Inside Out

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Discussion 7 Lessons for Teachers from Dumbledore

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Discussion 10 Ways Teaching is Like Flying

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Discussion 7 Ways to Increase a Student's Attention Span

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Discussion How Does Your School Plan for the Fall?

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Discussion The Utopian Future of Education...at Summer School

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Discussion How to Tell if Your Student Could Benefit From Speech Therapy

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Discussion Busting 3 Myths About Social Emotional Learning

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Discussion If You Had Only One Day, What Would You Teach?

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Discussion A PLN's Advice for Getting Students to Take Part in Online Discussions

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Discussion A Teacher's Persona or Personality: Which is More Important?

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Discussion Publishing Student Work While Respecting Privacy

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Discussion 6 Non-Teaching Books Every Teacher Should Read

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Discussion Fact, Feeling, and Argument: Helping Students Tell the Difference

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Discussion The Most Important People in the Room

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Discussion Learning To, Learning About, Learning Through - The Heart of Equity in Our Schools

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Discussion #TCHT: Teachers Changing Habits Together

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Discussion Dear Micaela: An Open Letter to Our Daughter, the Teacher's Kid

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Discussion 7 Lessons for Teachers from Dumbledore

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Discussion Giving Back Locally While Traveling to Edu Conferences

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Discussion Four Innovators Challenge an Innovative Educator

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Discussion 9 Reasons Why Teachers Should Blog

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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 4 Things Transformational Teachers Do

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blog 3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

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blog Why Curiosity Enhances Learning

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blog The Art of Managing Middle School Students

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blog The Lowdown on Longhand: How Writing by Hand Benefits the Brain

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blog Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation and Growth Mindset in Writing

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blog The New Edutopia!

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Discussion 15 Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher

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blog A New Definition of Rigor

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Discussion Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff

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blog Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices

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blog It’s a Mistake Not to Use Mistakes as Part of the Learning Process

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blog 5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

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blog Back to School: A Surefire Strategy for Building Classroom Community

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blog Top 12 Summer Tips for Top Teachers

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blog 12 Choices to Help You Step Back From Burnout

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Discussion Share your crowdfunding projects with us! (DonorsChoose, Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and others.)

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blog The Key to Effective Teams in Schools: Emotional Intelligence

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