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.
In honor of Women's History Month, blogger Lisa Dabbs expresses her appreciation for ten dedicated and inspiring women from her own personal learning network.
Blogger Mary Beth Hertz looks at the role of educational apps for younger students and suggests ways of bringing these programs into the classroom.
Blogger Maurice Elias advocates for including social, emotional and character development in both daily curriculum and after-school programs.
In her Seven Doors to Happiness blog series, filmmaker Randy Taran opens Door Number Four to reveal the nature of anger and a few critical techniques for self-mastery.
On Johann Gutenberg's birthday, blogger Anne O'Brien highlights the unprecedented access to information available in our world today.
As a growing body of research points to positive outcomes from meditation in schools, programs are spreading across the country.
Researcher Sarah Vaala examines how the trend toward e-books for children might affect literacy development.
A collection of books in class is a crucial literacy tool that every teacher should have, regardless of content area.
In honor of Edutopia's 20th anniversary, blogger Gaetan Pappalardo shares twenty things he thought he'd never say in his elementary classroom. Please add your own!
Students at this elementary school in Hawaii use sophisticated tools to learn to solve problems.
Psychology professor Art Markman explains how improving a child's home study habits now can make them better learners for life.
When students lack curiosity and are disinterested in the classroom, teachers need to reevaluate their lesson plan.
A Web site shows off teachers' displays while encouraging online community.
For a classroom to be high-functioning, a teacher needs to be committed to each and every student learning.