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 across any grade.
Partnering with local government, schools can create safe community spaces where children enjoy outdoor physical activity. Here are five steps to make that a reality.
Edutopia blogger Maurice Elias offers teachers several classroom activities to help students understand gratitude and put it to practice.
Increase the likelihood of successful results in your students by cultivating an attitude about life that relies on taking realistic, positive action.
Explore this educator's guide to open educational resources (OER) for information about online repositories, curriculum-sharing websites, sources for lesson plans and activities, and open alternatives to textbooks.
Blogger Elena Aguilar describes how developing a practice of gratitude on our campuses can help change the culture and climate of our schools.
The four traits of a listening educator are a willingness to slow down, genuine curiosity, attention to non-verbal cues, and self-awareness and empathy.
By exercising the "gratitude muscle" with a gratitude journal, students can harness positive thinking to increase their grades, goals, and quality of life.
To create meaningful experiences and possibilities for students, let's begin by recognizing them as people and remaking schools and classrooms to value the human experience.
Learn more about each learning style: naturalistic, bodily-kinesthetic, musical, interpersonal, intrapersonal, visual-spatial, logical-mathematical, and verbal-linguistic.
Blogger Rebecca Alber shares scaffolding strategies to use in your lessons. (Updated 01/2014)
There's a place for tech in every classroom.
Art and music are key to student development.
Rebecca Alber offers tips for teaching vocabulary that include letting students select the words, putting away dictionaries, and creating time for talk and play with new terms. (Updated 01/2014)
To inspire more inquiry in the classroom, blogger Rebecca Alber offers up five questions to routinely ask students.
An educator's guide to websites, organizations, articles, and other resources looking at the new system of standards and how they will be assessed.