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Article Young Adult Novels That Teach a Growth Mindset

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Article Are We Innovating, or Just Digitizing Traditional Teaching?

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

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Article SMART Goal Setting With Your Students

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Discussion Help! Teaching Strategies for Social Studies?

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Discussion 5 Rules Why Teachers Should Stop Spoon-Feeding

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Article 26 Research-Based Tips You Can Use in the Classroom Tomorrow

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Article What We Lose With the Decline of Cursive

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Article 3 Ways Student Data Can Inform Your Teaching

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Article Mindfulness Is All the Rage—But Does It Work?

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Article Mastering Classroom Transitions

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Article Helping Struggling Students Build a Growth Mindset

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Discussion Advice Needed for Leading Professional Learning Communities

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

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Article Executive Skills and the Struggling Reader

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Article The Skills Colleges and Employers Are Looking For

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Article New Teachers: Classroom Management Essentials

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Article 2 Research-Tested Learning Strategies

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Article Maximizing Your Feedback’s Impact

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Article What You Need to Be an Innovative Educator

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Discussion I Want to Know More About Private School Franchises

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Article 20 Tips for Creating a Safe Learning Environment

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Schools that Work Solving Real-World Issues Through Problem-Based Learning

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Article Young Adult Novels That Teach a Growth Mindset

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Article Are We Innovating, or Just Digitizing Traditional Teaching?

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Article Closing the Achievement Gap One Student at a Time

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Article How Gaming Connects to SEL and Career Readiness

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

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Article A Little Help With Your Homework

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Article Disagree With a Student’s Opinion?

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article New Teachers: Classroom-Management Fundamentals

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Article Equity vs. Equality: 6 Steps Toward Equity

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Article Why Don’t We Differentiate Professional Development?

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Article Deeper Learning—for Teachers

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article Disrupting Class: Student-Centric Education Is the Future

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Article New Teachers: Classroom Management Essentials

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Article Brains in Pain Cannot Learn!

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Article Mindful Facilitation: Don’t Do Something, Just Stand There

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Article Exploring the World in Your Class

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

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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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Discussion #ThinkPossible: For Kids’ Sake, Lean Into Those “Yeah, Buts…”

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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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Article 5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

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

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Article 13 Common Sayings to Avoid

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

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Article 5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

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