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.
Researcher Sarah Vaala examines how the trend toward e-books for children might affect literacy development.
Blogger Maurice Elias interviews Managing Director of the Whole Child Initiative Molly McCloskey,
Blogger Elena Aguilar makes a case for keeping the arts alive in our schools.
In week four of Lisa Dabbs' New Teacher Academy series, guest blogger Shelly Sanchez Terrell talks about the benefits of working with the parents of students.
Blogger Rebecca Alber shares how writing and reading with your students can make a difference.
Blogger Suzie Boss brings to light a quick and easy way to learn about PBL best practices.
Blogger Anne O'Brien shares resources for helping students grow their digital literacy.
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.
A financial-literacy curriculum provides real-world context for learning and helps students directly connect school with their future goals.
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.
Blogger Andrew Marcinek offers suggestions for dealing with the most common obstacles to tech integration.
Third-grade teacher Gaetan Pappalardo offers some practical suggestions for introducing some simple, yet valuable tech tools to younger kids.
How one elementary school trains and supports its staff to blaze a new digital trail.
What will they think of next?