K-12 Education Discussions and Resources | Edutopia
Facebook
Edutopia on Facebook
Twitter
Edutopia on Twitter
Google+
Edutopia on Google+
Pinterest
Edutopia on Pinterest Follow Me on Pinterest
WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Community

Welcome. Connect, collaborate, and share resources with people who are passionate about improving education. (No pressure -- lurkers welcome, too!)

PrintPrint
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Share

Browse Community

Replies Views Shares

blog Best Resources for New Teachers

Last comment 6 days 1 hour ago in New Teachers
12
21,958
1,171

Discussion Don't Ask, Don't Tell in Our Schools

Last comment 3 weeks 2 days ago in Diversity
9
382
213

Discussion 17 Ways to Help Students With ADHD Concentrate

Last comment 2 days 16 hours ago in Classroom Management
8
23,653
1,401

Discussion 7 Ways to Increase a Student's Attention Span

Last comment 1 week 2 days ago in Classroom Management
28
15,706
410

Discussion Creating a Love of Poetry in Middle School

Last comment 1 week 1 day ago in Creativity
8
113
3

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

Last comment 2 weeks 1 day ago in Character Education
13
4,121
330

blog Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher

Last comment 2 days 11 hours ago in Parent Partnership
34
184,051
5,927

Discussion Why New Rules Make it Harder to Teach Literature

Last comment 3 weeks 4 days ago in Teaching Strategies
9
610
0

blog Year One With a 3D Printer: 17 Tips

Last comment 4 weeks 1 day ago in Classroom Technology
32
10,217
1,226

blog The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning

Last comment 3 weeks 5 days ago in Brain-Based Learning
25
82,952
3,845

blog The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago in New Teachers
53
150,809
32,138

Discussion 10 Motivational Posters for Your Classroom

Last comment 4 hours 57 min ago in Learning Environments
6
3,665
2,086

blog 7 Learning Zones Every Classroom Must Have

Last comment 1 week 1 hour ago in Learning Environments
26
107,655
1,652

Discussion A Tale of Two Perspectives: My Experience Starting with a Clean Slate

Last comment 4 days 23 hours ago in Teaching Strategies
8
11,894
61

blog Back-to-School Night: Communicate Care

Last comment 1 week 2 days ago in Back to School
4
5,806
176

blog Classroom Self-Persuasion

Last comment 1 day 18 hours ago in Classroom Management
6
998
151

Discussion First Impressions Last: Start the Year Great

Last comment 2 days 15 hours ago in Classroom Management
6
72
0

blog 5 Tips to Kick Start the School Year

Last comment 5 days 2 hours ago in Back to School
4
12,948
474

Discussion Back-to-School Letters: Assign Homework Before the Year Even Starts!

Last comment 3 weeks 2 days ago in Home-to-School Connections
6
17,536
449

blog Educate to Liberate: Build an Anti-Racist Classroom

Last comment 1 week 16 hours ago in Culturally Responsive Teaching
19
5,337
2,326

Pages

Replies Views Shares

blog 4 Things Transformational Teachers Do

Last comment 1 day 16 min ago in Back to School
11
125,801
4,278

Discussion The Best Things I Heard from My Teachers

Last comment 1 day 1 hour ago in All Subjects
4
11
0

blog 4 Steps to Better Writers

Last comment 1 day 4 hours ago in Student Engagement
14
35,987
895

blog 15+ Ways of Teaching Every Student to Code (Even Without a Computer)

Last comment 1 day 9 hours ago in Coding in the Classroom
22
105,978
8,454

blog Dyslexia in the General Education Classroom

Last comment 1 day 10 hours ago in Literacy
45
99,726
2,746

Discussion A Great "Beginning of the School Year" Story to Read

Last comment 1 day 12 hours ago in Back to School
1
6
0

blog How to Manage Cell Phones in the Classroom

Last comment 1 day 12 hours ago in Classroom Management
182
66,789
1,445

Discussion 19 Proven Tips for Getting Parents Involved at School

Last comment 1 day 12 hours ago in Classroom Management
4
10,979
600

Discussion Why I Hate "Digital Citizenship"

Last comment 1 day 15 hours ago in Technology Integration
9
1,222
229

Discussion Help Need: How to Generate Good Questions to Guide Internet Research?

Last comment 1 day 16 hours ago in Media Literacy
4
19
0

Discussion What's the Difference Between Problem-Based Learning vs Inquiry-Based Learning?

Last comment 1 day 17 hours ago in Curriculum Planning
2
10
0

blog Great Tech Expectations: What Should Elementary Students Be Able to Do and When?

Last comment 1 day 18 hours ago in Technology Integration
34
35,377
0

blog Classroom Self-Persuasion

Last comment 1 day 18 hours ago in Classroom Management
6
998
151

blog The Myth of Having Summers Off

Last comment 1 day 21 hours ago in Teacher Leadership
218
31,717
105,631

blog Maintaining School-to-Home Ties in the High School Years

Last comment 2 days 1 hour ago in Home-to-School Connections
4
690
109

blog Using Assessment to Create Student-Centered Learning

Last comment 2 days 2 hours ago in Formative Assessment
1
1,516
477

Discussion Tackling Maths Anxiety

Last comment 2 days 4 hours ago in Math
0
1
0

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

Last comment 2 days 6 hours ago in Education Trends
33
120,769
7,113

blog Middle School Maker Journey: Shop Class Rebooted. . . Digitally

Last comment 2 days 8 hours ago in Maker Education
11
2,841
380

blog Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher

Last comment 2 days 11 hours ago in Parent Partnership
34
184,051
5,927

Pages

Comments Views Shares

Discussion What Students Leave Unspoken

Posted 1 month 6 days ago in Mindfulness
2
1,680
19

Discussion Sustained Silent Reading in High School

Posted 1 month 6 days ago in Literacy
1
4,579
86

Discussion Student Choice and Station Teaching

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Student Engagement
3
32
2

Discussion 3 Activities to Try With Your English Language Learners

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in English-Language Learners
2
8,844
146

Discussion The Grit to Jump Hurdles & Grace to Recover From Them

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Resilience and Grit
6
2,138
113

Discussion What Did I Assume About My Students' Summers?

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Mental Health
2
6,404
82

Discussion Destination Education: What is a Must-See Place in Your State?

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Field Trips
7
62
1

Discussion Back-to-School Letters: Assign Homework Before the Year Even Starts!

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Home-to-School Connections
6
17,536
449

Discussion Can We Make the Teaching Profession Noble Again?

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Education Trends
7
29
0

Discussion Classroom Culture and Pencil Procedures

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in Classroom Management
1
77
0

Discussion Induction Programs Need to Be Better

Posted 1 month 1 week ago in New Teachers
2
390
52

Discussion Thinking on Their Feet: Instructional Carousels

Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago in Teaching Strategies
4
5,337
456

Discussion Word Study Collections in the Elementary Classroom

Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago in Literacy
0
9,759
141

Discussion A Letter to My New Principal

Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago in School Leadership
17
19,976
179

Discussion Prepping the Mind for Learning

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Social and Emotional Learning
3
4,426
215

Discussion Using Art to Teach Critical Thinking

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Arts Integration
6
9,607
320

Discussion Making Connections One Student at a Time

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Student Engagement
11
245
46

Discussion Social Media & Students' Communication Skills

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Social Media
11
5,489
749

Discussion Using Words to Create a Positive Classroom Culture

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Classroom Management
5
7,319
201

Discussion 10 Ways Teaching is Like Flying

Posted 1 month 3 weeks ago in Teacher Development
0
21
0

Pages

Replies Views Shares

blog 3 Things Students Desire to Hear From Teachers

Posted 3 months 2 weeks ago in Social and Emotional Learning
11
57,030
4,992

blog 5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

Posted 2 weeks 21 hours ago in Classroom Management
62
625,040
46,268

blog Why "Content Coverage" is Over: A Manifesto!

Posted 3 months 6 days ago in Teacher Leadership
5
8,082
251

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

Posted 10 months 3 weeks ago in Social and Emotional Learning
10
4,579
561

blog Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation and Growth Mindset in Writing

Posted 1 year 1 month ago in Literacy
38
39,494
4,225

blog Why Storytelling in the Classroom Matters

Posted 1 year 1 month ago in Literacy
16
44,526
1,692

blog 5 Powerful Questions Teachers Can Ask Students

Posted 1 year 10 months ago in Student Engagement
65
409,425
56,755

blog 3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

Posted 1 month 2 weeks ago in New Teachers
22
67,551
3,404

blog Avoiding "Learned Helplessness"

Posted 3 months 3 weeks ago in Teaching Strategies
10
43,611
1,917

blog Fresh Starts for Hard-to-Like Students

Posted 5 months 1 day ago in Classroom Management
27
45,288
695

Discussion Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff

Posted 7 months 3 days ago in Teacher Development
16
112,535
6,155

blog Why Curiosity Enhances Learning

Posted 8 months 3 weeks ago in Brain-Based Learning
8
13,571
5,143

blog The Art of Managing Middle School Students

Posted 1 year 1 day ago in Student Engagement
16
51,388
922

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

Posted 1 year 1 month ago in Brain-Based Learning
37
90,119
2,932

blog The New Edutopia!

Posted 1 year 2 months ago in Education Trends
7
12,809
32

blog Elementary Classroom Hacks: Big Ideas at Little Cost

Posted 1 month 2 days ago in Learning Environments
3
16,773
537

Discussion 15 Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher

Posted 2 months 2 weeks ago in Technology Integration
24
76,700
2,532

blog A New Definition of Rigor

Posted 4 months 23 hours ago in Critical Thinking
37
24,245
1,268

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

Posted 7 months 3 weeks ago in Classroom Management
23
93,321
14,832

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

Posted 10 months 1 week ago in Formative Assessment
29
45,136
4,309

Pages

Total Discussions

Have something to say?

Log in to start a discussion