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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to Be a Great Teacher

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Article Young Adult Novels That Teach a Growth Mindset

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Article Teaching a Class With Big Ability Differences

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Article Birmingham Covington: Building a Student-Centered School

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Article Are We Innovating, or Just Digitizing Traditional Teaching?

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Discussion 5 Rules Why Teachers Should Stop Spoon-Feeding

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Article What We Lose With the Decline of Cursive

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Article Anatomy of School Bullying

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Article 4 Reasons to Start Class With a Poem Each Day

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Article 13 Powerful SEL Activities

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Article Brain-Based Strategies to Reduce Test Stress

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Article Which Technology Tool Do I Choose?

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Discussion Using Art to Teach Critical Thinking

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Article Flexible Seating in Middle School

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Article Computational Thinking Across the Curriculum

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Article The Sensory Room: Helping Students With Autism Focus & Learn

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Discussion Share your crowdfunding projects with us! (DonorsChoose, Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and others.)

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Article Blogging for English-Language Learners

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Schools that Work Oracy in the Classroom: Strategies for Effective Talk

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Article 8th Graders Writing a Novel?

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Discussion 5 Rules Why Teachers Should Stop Spoon-Feeding

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Article 13 Powerful SEL Activities

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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to Be a Great Teacher

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Article Using Graphic Organizers Correctly

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Discussion Share your crowdfunding projects with us! (DonorsChoose, Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and others.)

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Article 5 Fun Gym Games to Get Kids Moving

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Article Birmingham Covington: Building a Student-Centered School

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Discussion SEL: Going Full Circle

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Article Meeting the Needs of All Students: A First Step

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Article Blogging for English-Language Learners

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Article What the Heck Is Inquiry-Based Learning?

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Article Learning by Doing: Students Write a Guide to Teen Psychology

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Article Are We Innovating, or Just Digitizing Traditional Teaching?

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Article Getting Started With Self-Organized Learning Environments

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Article Addressing Chronic Absenteeism

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Article Brain-Based Strategies to Reduce Test Stress

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Article Redefining Failure

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Discussion Using Art to Teach Critical Thinking

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Article Emotional Regulation for Kids With ADHD

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Article Homework, Sleep, and the Student Brain

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Discussion If You Build It, They Will Project

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Discussion Teach Empathy With Literature

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Discussion Rock On! How I Taught Focus to a Class That Wouldn't Sit Still

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Discussion Got SEL? Teaching Students to Describe Emotions

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Discussion Challenging Student Behavior: Moving From the Boot to the Root

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Discussion Teaching Nonfiction: How to Turn Good Readers Into Engaged Citizens

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Discussion 5 Tips For Using Interactive Notebooks In High School

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Discussion Reframing Questions for Student Comprehension

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Discussion Solving Problems Through Teamwork and a Culture of Helpfulness

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Discussion Deep Listening Activities for Academic Discussions

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Discussion Impossible & Necessary: Surviving the Hardest Year of My Career

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Discussion The Cafeteria Is Your Classroom: How Principals Could Leverage Lunch Duty

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Discussion 9 Tips for Supervising Student Teachers

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Discussion #ThinkPossible for 21st Century Classrooms

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Discussion #ThinkPossible: Challenging Students to be Novelists

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Discussion 5 Tips for Writing Amazing Community Posts for Edutopia

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Discussion What Makes a Teacher Special?

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Discussion #ThinkPossible: Finding my Student Voice

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Discussion It’s Not About the Right Answer: Using Primary Sources to Help Students Ask the Right Questions

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Discussion The Commotion-Free Classroom: Structures & Strategies for a Self-Directed Classroom

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Article Energy and Calm: Brain Breaks and Focused-Attention Practices

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Article How to Divorce Your District

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Article What Doesn't Work: Literacy Practices We Should Abandon

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Article Brains in Pain Cannot Learn!

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Article Nurturing the Innovator's Mindset in Your Classroom

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Article 11 Alternatives to "Round Robin" (and "Popcorn") Reading

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Discussion 11 Habits of an Effective Teacher

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Article 5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools

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Article 6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use With Your Students

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Article 19 Big and Small Classroom Management Strategies

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Article How to Manage Cell Phones in the Classroom

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Article The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

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Article How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher

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Discussion The Heart of Teaching: What It Means to Be a Great Teacher

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Article 30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

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Article 8 Myths That Undermine Educational Effectiveness

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Article 5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

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Article 13 Common Sayings to Avoid

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Article What I Wish I'd Known as a New Teacher

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Schools that Work Oracy in the Classroom: Strategies for Effective Talk

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