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blog Enhancing Learning Through Differentiated Technology

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blog Poetry Month: The Practical Applications of Self-Expression

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Discussion Are Teachers Too Gullible?

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blog What the Heck Is Project-Based Learning?

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blog A New Must-Read for All Educators

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blog 4 Easy Tips and Tricks for Creating Visually Engaging Rubrics

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Discussion Starbucks: A Model for the Future of Teaching

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Discussion No Teacher Left Behind: The digital classroom revolution

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blog 50+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media

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Discussion Instructional Coaching

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blog How to Divorce Your District

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blog Student Choice Leads to Student Voice

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blog Watch and Learn: Observing the PBL Classroom

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Discussion Reflections on 1:1 Chromebook Implementation

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blog Strategies for Strengthening the Brain’s Executive Functions

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Discussion Does Being Young Matter to Be a Great Teacher?

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Discussion 37 Ways to Help Kids Learn to Love Reading

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blog April Fool's Day in the Classroom: 8 Resources for Teachers

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blog Transition Resources for Parents, Teachers, and Administrators

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Discussion Project Based Learning - Knows, Need to Knows, Next Steps Refresh

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Discussion A Parent's Guide for Getting Girls Into STEM Careers

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article Making Student Data Part of the Conversation

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blog Garden-Based Learning

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blog Powerful Classroom Lessons: It All Begins With the Hook

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Discussion Connecting Research to Practice: How to Bring Quality Brain Science to the Classroom

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blog Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention

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blog Social Media at School: Teaching Safety on the Virtual Playground

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blog 8 Steps to Combat the Bullying Epidemic

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blog Films That Nourish the Educator's Spirit

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blog Deconstructing Blackness

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

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blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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blog Earth Day: Lesson Plans, Reading Lists, and Classroom Ideas

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Discussion 37 Ways to Help Kids Learn to Love Reading

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blog Promoting Playful Learning Through Teacher Networks

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blog 4 Paths to Engaging Authentic Purpose and Audience

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blog Interactive Fiction in the Classroom

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blog Enhancing Learning Through Differentiated Technology

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Discussion A Taste of Honey and Other Ways to Encourage Recreational Reading in Reluctant Readers

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Discussion Joining a school's board of directors? Here are some tips to get you going.

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Discussion 15 Tips from Veteran Educators for Thriving in the First Year

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Discussion Creating a Safe Space for Students to Discuss Sensitive Current Events

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Discussion Making Space for Thinking

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Discussion Using Stand Up Tables in the Classroom

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Discussion SFCSxDesign: The Pallet House Project

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Discussion Developing a Growth Mindset in Teachers and Staff

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Discussion What Would a MakerEd Manifesto Say?

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Discussion Find Your Purpose as an Educator

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Discussion What If Your Students Know More Than You Do?

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Discussion Socratic Seminars

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Discussion The Secret to Classroom Management: Be The Craziest Person in The Room

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Discussion Everyone’s a Technology Teacher...Right?

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Discussion #DeflateGate, a Super Bowl STEM Lesson

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Discussion The Faculty Handbook: The Most Important Document a Principal Will Ever Create

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Discussion Coaching Students Through Change

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Discussion Teacher as Farmer

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Discussion Here’s One Reason Every Student Should Blog

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Discussion Beyond the Dream: Challenging Students to Tackle Social and Economic Justice

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Discussion Creating Characters with Music

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Discussion Arts and Cultural Experiences Expand Students' Worlds

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blog 21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons

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

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blog 8 Pathways to Every Student's Success

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Discussion What Students Remember Most About Teachers

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blog Understanding the Causes of Dyslexia for Effective Intervention

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blog Start a Reading Revolution: Flip Your Class With Blogs

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blog Q&A with Daniel Goleman: How the Research Supports Social-Emotional Learning

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

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blog 7 Questions to Ask Parents at the Beginning of the Year

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blog 7-Step Prep: Make a Weekly Plan for YOU!

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blog Do I Need a Digital Teaching Portfolio?

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blog Inventing Infographics: Visual Literacy Meets Written Content

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blog Myth-Busting Differentiated Instruction: 3 Myths and 3 Truths

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

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blog 3 Ways of Getting Student Feedback to Improve Your Teaching

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blog 4 Steps to Better Writers

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blog Passion-Based Learning

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blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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blog Our Boys Need Us: The Power of Mentoring

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Discussion Making Space for Thinking

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