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Discussion Beat Summer Slide: The Parent Summer Checklist

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Article Making Failure Harder Work Than Passing

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Discussion An Example of PBL in Early Elementary: How I Started

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Article The Tuning Protocol: A Framework for Personalized Professional Development

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Article Teaching Writing or Editing Writing?

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Article Redesigning District-Wide Special Education Services

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Discussion Good Educator Listservs?

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

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Article Motivating Students to Read

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Article Fostering Confident Problem Solvers

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Article Gamifying Your Class to Meet the Needs of All Learners

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Schools that Work What Makes Project-Based Learning a Success?

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Article 22 Powerful Closure Activities

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Article 3 Strategies to Fire Up Hesitant Writers

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Article Tips for Combining Project-Based and Service Learning

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Article Teens Aren’t Too Old to Play

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Article The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It

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article Shaping Tech for the Classroom

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Article 5 Benefits of Outdoor Education

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Article 7 Ways to Calm a Young Brain in Trauma

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Article Rejecting the ‘Mean Girl’ Framework

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Discussion Beat Summer Slide: The Parent Summer Checklist

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Article Teachers: Summer Reading to Cultivate Your Emotional Resilience

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article Arts Integration: Resource Roundup

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article Shaping Tech for the Classroom

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Article 20 Tips for Creating a Safe Learning Environment

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Discussion Advice for Special Ed Leadership?

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Article 5-Minute Film Festival: The Basics of Blended Learning

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Article Sharing Your Best Work With Other Teachers

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Discussion 15 Characteristics of a 21st-Century Teacher

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Discussion Class size: How does it affect learning?

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Article New Teachers: Inspire Your Students to Write, Write, Write

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Article 48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers

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Article Giving Your Teacher Team a Boost

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Discussion A Tale of Two Perspectives: My Experience Starting with a Clean Slate

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Article What the Heck Is Inquiry-Based Learning?

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Discussion Using PBL in Spanish

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Article Design 101 for Educators: An Icon Is Worth (at Least) a Dozen Words

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Discussion Rethinking the Learning Space

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Discussion Help! Need PBL Ideas for Science Units

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Discussion A Tale of Two Letters: Collecting Data and the Courage to Go Gradeless

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Discussion 5 Innovative Ways To Create Positive Classroom Culture

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Discussion What We're Getting Wrong About the Technology in Schools Debate

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Discussion Good Teacher...Bad Behavior!

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Discussion Self-Assessment: A Powerful Tool to Improve Student Learning and Understanding

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Discussion Quiet: Susan Cain on Approaching Introverted Students

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Discussion Poetry for English Language Learners: Celebrate National Poetry Month with Your Students

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Discussion Wrestling with Trump in the Classroom

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Discussion 7 Playful Tactics To Get Kids Writing Poetry

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Discussion Strategies to Help Struggling Readers

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Discussion Project Week - A Week to Do Whatever You Want

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Discussion Using Personal Student Quotes To Summarize Learning And Understanding

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Discussion Up (or Down) Periscope?

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Discussion My Philosophy On Teaching Robotics

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Discussion A Facebook Status Can Be a Starting Point for Hesitant Writers

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Discussion 3 Rules to Break When Teaching Shakespeare

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Discussion What's Going On? An Idea About How We Behave in a Structured Learning Environment

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Discussion Project-Based Learning Using Disney Movies

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Discussion Low Budget High Quality Videos for the Flipped Classroom

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Discussion Mindful Classroom Management & the Power of Patience

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Article Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation and Growth Mindset in Writing

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Schools that Work Embracing Failure: Building a Growth Mindset Through the Arts

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Schools that Work Low-Stakes Writing: Writing to Learn, Not Learning to Write

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Article Building Staff Rapport With Flash Lessons

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Discussion When Behavior Charts Don't Work, Throw Them Out!

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Article When Grading Harms Student Learning

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Article Elementary Classroom Hacks: Big Ideas at Little Cost

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Article Metacognition: Nurturing Self-Awareness in the Classroom

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Article 8 Pathways to Every Student's Success

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Article It’s a Mistake Not to Use Mistakes as Part of the Learning Process

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Article 12 Choices to Help You Step Back From Burnout

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Article 4 Steps to Better Writers

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Article 9 Ways to Plan Transformational Lessons: Planning the Best Curriculum Unit Ever

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Article 3 Ways to Plan for Diverse Learners: What Teachers Do

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Article 5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

Posted 1 year 11 months ago in Critical Thinking
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Article Why "Content Coverage" is Over: A Manifesto!

Posted 2 years 1 month ago in Teacher Leadership
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Article A New Definition of Rigor

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Article 8 Strategies to Keep Informational Reading Fun

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Article 21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons

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Discussion Kids Do Well If They Can: A Strength-Based Approach

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