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

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Discussion Debunking the Myths of English Language Learners

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blog Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems

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Discussion STEM Lab / Project Journals for Students

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blog Turn Traditional Units of Study into Deeper Learning Experiences

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blog Why Reading Matters: An Interview with a School Leader

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blog 20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps

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Discussion 3 Personalization Myths

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blog 7 Things Parents and Teachers Should Know About Teens

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blog A New Definition of Rigor

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blog Coding in the Classroom: A Long-Overdue Inclusion

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blog Creating a Culture of Integrity in the Classroom

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blog How School Leaders Set the Stage for PBL Success

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Discussion Sitting Ducks and the Vulnerability of Teachers

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blog Summer Professional Development With MOOCs

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Discussion 20 Inspiring Reasons Why You Love to Teach

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blog 3 Things Students Desire to Hear From Teachers

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blog Blending Analog and Digital in Student Projects

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blog Deeper Learning in Practice

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Fun Summer DIY Projects

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blog In Their Own Words: Teachers Bullied by Colleagues

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blog 5 Open Education Resources for K-5 Common Core Math

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blog Teaching With Web-Based Resources

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blog Social-Emotional Learning and Spirituality

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Discussion 80 Online Tools, References, and Resources

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blog When Social, Emotional, and Character Development Goes Statewide

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Discussion The Most Important People in the Room

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Discussion 5 Ways to Help Students Affected by Generational Poverty

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blog Implementing a School-Wide Mindfulness Program

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blog Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems

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blog Becoming a Listening Educator

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Discussion Teachers Who Were Childhood Victims of Bullying

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Discussion Teaching Advocacy in Your Classroom

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video Building a Better School with Brain-Based Learning

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blog Practices to Welcome and Support ELLs

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blog The Importance of Digital Citizenship in Social Media

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Discussion 7 Lessons for Teachers from Dumbledore

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Discussion There's No Such Thing as "Just a Teacher"

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Discussion 7 Things I've Learned from Teaching This Year

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Discussion Going from Flopping to Flipping

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Discussion 10 Teachers on Finding Their Voice in the Classroom

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Discussion All Kids Can Code: 4 Factors for Success

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Discussion 10 Things You'll Never Forget From This Year

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Discussion Grant Wiggins on Edutopia

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Discussion ELLs: Increasing Parent Partnerships Through Student Portfolios

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Discussion End the Year with the Best. Final. Ever.

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Discussion When You Don't Know the Subject: Tips for Special Education Teachers

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Discussion Debunking the Myths of English Language Learners

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Discussion The Highs and Lows of the School Year Ending

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Discussion 7 Tips for Starting a District-Wide Film Festival

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Discussion Before You Graduate: A Few Words for New Teachers

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Discussion I am a Teacher, Not a Hero

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Discussion The Power of Gold Nail Polish: Creating Brave Spaces

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Discussion An Example of PBL in Early Elementary: How I Started

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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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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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blog 3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

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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 Back to School: A Surefire Strategy for Building Classroom Community

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blog 12 Choices to Help You Step Back From Burnout

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blog Summer Reading List: 5 Books on Professional Development

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blog 3 Things Students Desire to Hear From Teachers

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blog Avoiding "Learned Helplessness"

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blog Metacognition: Nurturing Self-Awareness in the Classroom

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blog Homework vs. No Homework Is the Wrong Question

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blog Brisk and Bright Approaches for National Poetry Month

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Discussion Video Games: Using Technology to Create a New Paradigm

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blog The Perfect Classroom Gift: A Gift of Words

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