Strategies from K-12 schools, districts, and programs that are dramatically improving the learning process.
We share evidence- and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in elementary school grades K-2.
An iPad app helps first and second graders create and identify geometric shapes while developing higher-order thinking skills required by the Common Core math standards.
Teaching young children to code is far from a tedious exercise with the thoughtful, age-appropriate use of game-like apps and robotic devices.
Author Sarah Richard shares valuable tips to help kindergarten teachers have a successful first day.
Erika Burton explains how parents can create the stepping stones toward literacy for their preK children.
Teacher Gaetan Pappalardo offers elementary educators ideas on how to manage student behavior and needs.
Teacher and education director Carolina Nugent looks at the assumptions and realities about educational apps and software for children.
Poverty is a huge factor affecting the performance of our elementary students. Schools, districts and states with a high percentage of low-income families can reasonably cite poverty as one explanation for lower test scores or poor performance in...
Using tech tools and games, second-grade teacher Robert Pronovost tailors math instruction to match students' individual learning styles.
Behavioral expert Richard Curwin suggests that the most effective way to handle misbehaving students is by including them and making them feel valued.
Mary Beth Hertz shares some insights into adapting Stranger Danger lessons for the virtual world.
Blogger Elena Aguilar highlights how Restorative Justice helped one school greatly decrease suspensions.
Edutopia blogger Nick Provenzano admits that he does not, in fact, know all things tech, but he's finally ready to reveal his sources!
An elementary library media specialist reviews apps along the revised Bloom's taxonomy. Apps for evaluating Evaluation are reviewed in this fifth post of a six-part series.
At Newsome Park Elementary School, assignments in project-based learning are helping students learn more, participate more, and want more.
The Vail School District in southern Arizona developed a wiki for teachers to share lesson plans and resources. Today, the wiki is a smash hit, and textbooks are a thing of the past.
New scientific findings spell difference, not disability, for struggling readers.
Teacher, one-to-one advocate and blogger Monica Burns shares some of her favorite free apps for supporting English-Language Learners' vocabulary acquisition.
The digital divide is no longer an issue of access. Instead, there is a widening gap between those who use technology to be entertained and those who are empowered by it.
Educators from Ariel Community Academy, in Chicago, have provided lesson plans and web resources to help you get started.