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Discussion 11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

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Discussion Busting 3 Myths About Social Emotional Learning

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blog Encouraging the Einstein and Edison in Everyone

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blog 6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever

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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 4 Lessons Learned From Common Core Implementation

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blog 7 Tenets of Creative Thinking

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Discussion 5 Ways to Help Students Affected by Generational Poverty

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blog We're All Teaching the Common Core Math Standards

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Schools that Work Exit Tickets: Checking for Understanding

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blog Jaw-Dropping Classroom 3D Printer Creations

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blog The Key to Effective Teams in Schools: Emotional Intelligence

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blog Students as Designers: Game Jams!

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Discussion 7 Ways to Increase a Student's Attention Span

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blog 7 Apps for Student Creators

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blog The Key to School Change: Getting Comfortable With Discomfort

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

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

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blog The Myth of Having Summers Off

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blog True Grit: The Best Measure of Success and How to Teach It

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blog 7 Leadership Skills Fostered in Arts Education

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

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Discussion Can We Make the Teaching Profession Noble Again?

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Discussion Social Media & Students' Communication Skills

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blog Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems

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blog The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning

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blog 7 Learning Zones Every Classroom Must Have

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Discussion The Balancing Act: Mental and Physical Exercise

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article At the Movies: Films Focused on Education Reform

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blog SMART Goal Setting With Your Students

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Discussion What Did I Assume About My Students' Summers?

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Discussion Induction Programs Need to Be Better

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article Why Integrate Technology into the Curriculum?: The Reasons Are Many

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blog Fresh Starts for Hard-to-Like Students

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Discussion Classroom Culture and Pencil Procedures

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blog 5 Characteristics of an Effective School Team

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blog Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14

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blog How the Common Core Supports Deeper Learning

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blog Projects to Engage Middle School Readers

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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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Discussion 15 Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher

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Discussion What Can I Give to My Students That They Can't Find on Their Own?

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Discussion 3 Personalization Myths

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Discussion S.P.E.C.I.A.L. Introductions: Teaching Soft Skills to Our Students

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Discussion How Projects Can End the Year on a Good Note

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Discussion Teaching Advocacy in Your Classroom

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Discussion 5 Ways Creativity Fuels Innovative (and Joyful) School Cultures

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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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