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  • Administration & Leadership

    How School Leaders Can Build Realistic Optimism This Year

    Amid the challenges of the past two years, a superintendent shares the four-step process he used to step back from his breaking point.
    PJ Caposey
  • Two students work in nature for school project
    Student Engagement

    How to Manage a Multiyear Project—and Why You Should Try One

    Working on a project like a garden for years is challenging but yields plenty of learning and engagement for each new group of students.
  • High school student speaks to group of teachers
    Special Education

    4 Ways Students Can Take an Active Role in Their IEP Meetings

    Students are the primary stakeholder in their individualized education program, and they can play a role in annual meetings from an early age.
  • Understanding and Supporting Your Student With ADHD
    Mental Health

    Understanding and Supporting Your Student With ADHD

    ADHD can be frustrating for both teachers and students, but coming together to find strategies that work helps your student—and your relationship—blossom.
  • Middle school student writing in classroom
    Administration & Leadership

    How School Leaders Can Support Enhanced Rigor in Instruction

    With the right guidance, teachers can promote students’ independence in the pursuit of challenging goals.
  • Teacher in classroom grading papers

    3 Grading Practices That Should Change

    By ensuring that their grading methods accurately report content knowledge, teachers can promote and reward student growth.
  • Student uses tablet in classroom
    Teaching Strategies

    Making Hour of Code Work With or Without Computer Science Experience

    Online tutorials and a little practice make it possible for all teachers—regardless of background—to lead lessons on coding.
  • Physical education in elementary school
    Student Wellness

    Building a Whole Child Wellness Team

    Strategies for combining physical, nutritional, and mental health goals in the early grades to improve student engagement and productivity.
  • Elementary students playing a game together at their desks
    Game-Based Learning

    3 Math Games You Can Use in Class Today

    These games for upper elementary and middle school students require little to no preparation and reinforce math facts.
  • High school students writing Spanish words on chalk board in school.
    Teaching Strategies

    Incorporating Infographics in World Language Classes

    Visuals combined with short blurbs in the target language make infographics a valuable tool for both beginners and more advanced students.

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