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  • Social & Emotional Learning (SEL)

    How to Introduce Journaling to Young Children

    Students in preschool through second grade can benefit from drawing or writing to explore their thoughts and feelings.
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  • Curriculum Planning

    6 Ways to Unplug From Classroom Technology in Our Digital Age

    Challenging students to do projects without technology has benefits for creativity, critical thinking, and student engagement.
  • Assessment

    Question: Do You Grade Formative Assessments?

    Our Managing Editor Tom Berger was under the impression that they were ungraded, but is now looking to get a clearer picture.
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  • Literacy

    60-Second Strategy: Role Reading

    By giving each student a job to do when tackling complex text, teachers help ensure that students actually understand what they are reading.
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  • Environmental Education

    A Framework for Lessons on Sustainability

    Teachers can use this framework to guide students to develop deep and enduring knowledge on environmental topics.
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  • Research

    The Overlooked Qualities That Signal Future Success—and How to Nurture Them

    Bestselling author and psychologist Adam Grant on rethinking grade point averages and how we misjudge what drives potential.
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  • Technology Integration

    7 Digital Tools That Help Bring History to Life

    Challenging games, fun projects, and a healthy dose of AI tools round out our top picks for breathing new life into history lessons.
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  • Professional Learning

    Integrating Technology Into Collaborative Professional Learning

    Incorporating digital collaboration into PD gives teachers a model to replicate when setting up tech activities for students.
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  • Technology Integration

    Using a Personalized Instructional Playbook to Revitalize Your Teaching

    This type of guide helps teachers choose appropriate technology to go along with a particular instructional strategy.
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  • Student Engagement

    Improving Attendance Through Mentorship

    A junior high program pairs at-risk students with staff members to foster relationships based on trust that help keep the kids in school.
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