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blog Kinesthetic Learning: Moving Toward a New Model for Education

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blog Quality Instruction + Differentiation: Beyond the Checklist

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blog Women's History Month: 6 Lesson Plan Resources for Teachers

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blog A New Must-Read for All Educators

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Discussion Cultures of Thinking - A Bridge to The Future: Interview with Ron Ritchhart

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blog Empowering Educators Through Cultural Competence

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Discussion 4’33” (Four Minutes and Thirty-Three Seconds): What Our Brains Need

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Discussion Cognitive Dissonance: is your PLN hazardous to your emotional/psychological professional health?

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blog It's Time to Start an Online Program

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video Teaching Grit Cultivates Resilience and Perseverance (Research Made Relevant Series)

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blog Financial Literacy in High School: Necessary and Relevant

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Discussion Why Can’t the U.S. Education System Be More Like the NBA?

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Discussion What are We Teaching our Students? A Case for Going Beyond Test

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Discussion 7 Reasons Why Religion Must Be Taught in School

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Discussion The Power of an Invested Teacher

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blog Travel the World From Your Classroom: Free iPad Apps for Virtual Field Trips

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Discussion Is Homework Helpful?: The 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask

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blog "Can't I Just Choose My Own Topic?"

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blog 5 Research-Based Tips for Providing Students with Meaningful Feedback

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blog Bored? Good, You'll Be More Creative

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blog Coding for Kindergarteners

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blog Top 12 Summer Tips for Top Teachers

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blog Classroom Management and the Flipped Class

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Discussion SOLE: Motivate Students to Teach Themselves (and Each Other)

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blog How to Design Projects Around Common Core Standards

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blog Assessment, Choice, and the Learning Brain

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