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Explore and share tips, strategies, and resources for helping students develop in elementary school grades K-2.
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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.
Here are just a few of the many opportunities that music offers for numeracy, literacy, creativity, and kinesthetic learning in elementary classrooms.
By combining new tools with old-school manipulatives, teachers can benefit from cutting edge edtech while their students engage more of their senses during play.
Students can enhance their hand-drawn and handwritten work (rather than making those media obsolete) through the creative possibilities of a number of fun and useful apps.
To help beginning readers grasp the difference between written and spoken language, start with the meaning of the words rather than their syllabic breakdown.
Make every family feel welcome by inviting parents from different cultures to share their language, heritage, and stories in after-school programs.
When teachers began asking for time to work with students in small groups, Humboldt Elementary found the time for them.
By sending home detailed data reports that focus on a specific skill, Humboldt opens a two-way line of communication with parents about their child's learning.
Blogger Elena Aguilar highlights how Restorative Justice helped one school greatly decrease suspensions.
Teacher, one-to-one advocate and blogger Monica Burns shares some of her favorite free apps for supporting English-Language Learners' vocabulary acquisition.
The noted neurologist turned educator talks about the science of boredom, how to get students' attention, and the most important lessons for 21st-century learning.
Blogger Ben Johnson ponders the use of student evaluations in K-12 education.
How to work with well-meaning but demanding moms and dads.
Teaching digital citizenship and internet safety is a lot more meaningful when students can engage in authentic online experiences.
Mix teacher collaboration and innovative leadership with a big dose of differentiated instruction and you get Mesquite Elementary's winning recipe.