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.
Nick Grantham of FractusLearning describes how five emerging technologies, despite their science fictional nature, might be used in classrooms of the not-too-distant future.
Students who learn financial literacy skills gain a wealth of knowledge that will yield returns well into their future.
Blogger Andrew Miller rolls out Edutopia's new Games for Learning Community with an overview of how gaming has been, and can be, used in educational settings.
Filmmaker Randy Taran looks at compassion in action, the fifth door of her "7 Doors to Happiness" series.
Educators from Ariel Community Academy, in Chicago, have provided lesson plans and web resources to help you get started.
Author Kevin Washburn looks at curiosity and how to inspire it in students through the questions we ask them.
Family and community involvement play essential roles in the success of schools, explains blogger Anne O'Brien.
Digital storytelling in education.
Power will soon belong to those who can master a variety of expressive human-machine interactions.
Art and movement blend into academics at this K-8 public school.
Beth Holland, communication coordinator and instructor at EdTech Teacher, gives three age-appropriate examples of introducing social media to children in the lower elementary grades.
This school's Community Circle builds much more than a sense of community.
Blogger and digital literacy advocate Douglas Rushkoff talks about why young children aren't ready for screen time and how parents can be effective gatekeepers.