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blog Imagine This: Creative Play and 21st-Century Learning

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blog Your Last-Minute Teacher Appreciation Gift Guide

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blog 6 Early Childhood Tips. . . From a 5th Grade Teacher?

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Discussion Boys and Reading

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blog Hard Steps Not Yet Taken: Ending Bullying in Our Schools

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blog Teaching With Web-Based Resources

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blog 5 Tips for Avoiding Teacher Burnout

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blog 4 Paths to Engaging Authentic Purpose and Audience

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blog Five Best Practices for the Flipped Classroom

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blog 4 Easy Tips and Tricks for Creating Visually Engaging Rubrics

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article Brain-Based Learning: Resource Roundup

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

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article 5 Strategies to Ensure Student Learning

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blog Collaborative Team Teaching: Challenges and Rewards

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blog Interactive Fiction in the Classroom

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Discussion CyberSafety: Mock it, Don't Block It

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blog Prioritizing Student Voices

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blog 5 PBL Best Practices for Redefining the Teacher's Role

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Discussion No Teacher Left Behind: The digital classroom revolution

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blog "Fitting In" PBL

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blog It's Time to Start an Online Program

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Discussion What Happens When a Mom Sends Her Child to a School That's Wrong for Him?

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blog Say What? 5 Ways to Get Students to Listen

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blog The Importance of Teaching Through Relationships

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blog Homework vs. No Homework Is the Wrong Question

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blog 6 Early Childhood Tips. . . From a 5th Grade Teacher?

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blog Interactive Fiction in the Classroom

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blog The Path to Digital Citizenship

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Discussion Attn: Finance/Accounting/Economics Educators

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article Multiple Intelligences: What Does the Research Say?

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blog 8 Myths That Undermine Educational Effectiveness

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blog Personalizing Engagement: Checking In Before They Check Out

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blog 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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blog A PBL Unit: Critiquing the Value of Daylight Saving Time

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blog Five-Minute Film Festival: Encouraging Kids to Get Outdoors

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

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blog 4 Paths to Engaging Authentic Purpose and Audience

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Discussion 3 Things to Consider When Trying New Strategies

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blog Coding in the Classroom: A Long-Overdue Inclusion

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blog The Flipped Classroom: Pro and Con

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Discussion Welcoming, Encouraging and Supporting the Unfamiliar

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Discussion Will the Reading Police Come and Take Me Away?

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Discussion Students Struggling with Anxiety: Lessons from the Karate Kiddo

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Discussion Becoming More Receptive to Feedback: 3 Muscle-Builders!

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Discussion Empower Kids to Lead the Charge for Healthy Eating Habits

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Discussion Augmented Reality in the Classroom

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Discussion Making MOOCs Work for Professional Development

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Discussion “Why I Teach . . . Now?”

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Discussion Monday Morning Memoir

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Discussion A Day in the Life: 5 Tips for the Daily NaNoWriMo Agenda

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Discussion Why I Hate "Digital Citizenship"

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Discussion What's the most important question we should be asking?

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Discussion How Should Teachers Dress?

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Discussion Homework: Helping Students Manage their Time

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Discussion Digital Overload: A Parent's Plea to the Too Connected Educator

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Discussion Macbeth & Musical Chairs: The Power of Teachers Connecting

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Discussion Using Literature to Teach Social Justice

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

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Discussion Essays and Text Structures with Elementary Students

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Discussion Teachers Bullying Teachers

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blog Empowering Educators Through Cultural Competence

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blog How to Celebrate Pi Day in Your Classroom

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blog Teachers: What's Your Motto in the Classroom?

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blog Curiosity: The Force Within a Hungry Mind

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

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blog It's Time to Make Learning Fun Again . . . Even for Adults

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blog 8 Tips for Reaching Out to Parents

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Discussion Using Stand Up Tables in the Classroom

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blog Applying Mindfulness to Mundane Classroom Tasks

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Schools that Work Service Learning: Real-Life Applications for Learning

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blog The Insanity of the New Humanity: Put Away the Phone and Be There

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blog What the Heck Is Project-Based Learning?

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blog The High Cost of Neuromyths in Education

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blog An Educator's Time-Management Strategy: Just Say No

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Discussion Bang! Pow! Pop Culture in the Classroom

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blog The Agile Classroom

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Discussion The Teacher as Reader

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blog Now Hiring: Flipped Learning Architects

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blog Word Up: The Must Dos of Vocabulary Instruction

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blog Becoming a Listening Educator

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