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Discussion Avoiding New Teacher Burnout

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Discussion Teaching Advocacy in Your Classroom

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Teaching Digital Citizenship

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blog 5 Characteristics of an Effective School Team

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blog Improving Our Schools From the Inside Out

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blog How to Divorce Your District

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Discussion A Lesson on Imperialism, Climate Change, and Resources in East Africa

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blog Design Thinking, Making, and Learning From the Heart

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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 How School Leaders Set the Stage for PBL Success

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

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blog Apply for a Teacher Travel Grant This Summer

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Discussion What's the Best Way for Parents to Recruit Supplies for their Schools?

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Discussion Collaboration on Wheels: 21st Century Classroom Furniture at Work

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blog Defining "Best Practice" in Teaching

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blog Practices to Welcome and Support ELLs

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Discussion 7 Lessons for Teachers from Dumbledore

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Discussion It's Never Too Late to Learn

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Discussion 5 Ways to Help Students Affected by Generational Poverty

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blog How the Maker Movement Is Moving into Classrooms

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blog Managing In-Class Gameplay

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blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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blog Gratitude Builds Character and Health

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blog The Heart of the Matter: Why I Teach

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Discussion SoundCloud in Education

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

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Discussion 7 Lessons for Teachers from Dumbledore

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Twitter in Education

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blog Sometimes Misbehavior Is Not What It Seems

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blog Jaw-Dropping Classroom 3D Printer Creations

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Discussion The Most Important People in the Room

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

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blog Assessment: Lower Stakes, Raise Retention

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blog 7 Things Parents and Teachers Should Know About Teens

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blog Training the Brain to Listen: A Practical Strategy for Student Learning and Classroom Management

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article The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

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Discussion Educator Opportunities, Resources, Contests & Promos

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blog Teach Using the Lived Experiences of Your Students

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Arts Integration Turns STEM to STEAM

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

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Discussion 2 Ways Being a Mom Made Me A Better Teacher (and 1 Way Being a Teacher Made Me a Better Mom)

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Discussion Making It Stick With My Summer PD Reading List

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Discussion 8 Wishes for My 3-Year Old About the Future of Education

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Discussion Ahoy! Meet Nancy Davis, the Pirate Teacher

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Discussion Identify the Essential in Classroom Management

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Discussion The Hardest to Love Need Us Most: Lessons from Man of La Mancha

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Discussion Baltimore's Teachable Moment and Its Impact on My Students

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Discussion DIY: 3 Reasons Why It's Better than Rescue-by-Google

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Discussion 2 Quick, Inexpensive Ways to Add Collaborative Space to Your Classroom

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Discussion A student's perspective on the use of social media

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Discussion Getting Started with Literature and Project-Based Learning

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Discussion Tips for Simplifying the College Recommendation Letter Process

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blog 5 Reasons Why Origami Improves Students' Skills

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Discussion 20 Inspiring Reasons Why You Love to Teach

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Discussion Dear Dr. Mom and Dr. Dad: An Open Letter to My Educator Parents

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Discussion Why School Districts Need Learning Engineers

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Discussion CyberSafety: Mock it, Don't Block It

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Discussion How Would You Rename the 21st Century Classroom?

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Discussion What Does a 21st Century Classroom Look Like: Creativity

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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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blog Metacognition: The Gift That Keeps Giving

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blog The Power of "I Don't Know"

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blog The Art of Managing Middle School Students

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blog 4 Big Things Transformational Teachers Do

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blog The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning

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blog Mastering the Teaching Game

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blog Top 12 Summer Tips for Top Teachers

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blog Writing Strategies for Students With ADHD

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Schools that Work Sharing Data to Create Stronger Parent Partnerships

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blog Fresh Starts for Hard-to-Like Students

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blog Strategies for Strengthening the Brain’s Executive Functions

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blog Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention

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blog Using Humor in the Classroom

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blog Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves

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Discussion 10 Signs of a 21st Century Classroom

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blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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blog 21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons

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blog 8 Pathways to Every Student's Success

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