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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.
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!
Blogger Danielle Moss Lee reviews a number of ways (many of them fun) to keep children engaged during summer break and give them a running start for the new school year.
Blogger Maurice Elias highlights the ways Kansas has included social and emotional learning standards to the curriculum.
Veteran special ed teacher Marisa Kaplan shares the challenges and rewards of co-teaching, including the fun of having another adult in the classroom.
Blogger and third grade teacher Gaetan Pappalardo shares his reflections on how Maurice Sendak's work made children's literature more wild, and more real.
Blogger Ben Johnson ponders the use of student evaluations in K-12 education.
Mary Beth Hertz suggests focusing on accomplishments and encouraging positive student reflection to end the year.
Teacher and musician Jon Schwartz tells the amusing and inspiring story (with generous video examples) of how he turned the blues into an effective pedagogy for his first graders.
A financial-literacy curriculum provides real-world context for learning and helps students directly connect school with their future goals.
Students at Normal Park Museum Magnet School create various types of museum-style exhibits to demonstrate their understanding of academic topics.
When students lack curiosity and are disinterested in the classroom, teachers need to reevaluate their lesson plan.
Art and movement blend into academics at this K-8 public school.
Psychology professor Art Markman explains how improving a child's home study habits now can make them better learners for life.