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- AssessmentWith a few shifts in the classroom, teachers can encourage students to pay more attention to the skills they are building than to a number or letter score.
- LiteracyWorking to improve their handwriting can help middle school students improve their reading and writing skills as well.106
- Brain-Based LearningThe science of learning encompasses findings in several fields, and these steps help demystify it and encourage gradual adoption—one strategy at a time.121
- Administration & LeadershipA professional development specialist and a principal describe how they work together to ensure that PD is meaningful.
- Classroom ManagementFrom sharing common interests to making connections through books and music, these engaging exercises provide stepping stones for teachers to build relationships in the classroom.
- Student WellnessA series of small shifts can make physical education more welcoming and help reluctant students warm up to the idea of getting and staying active.123
- AssessmentLearning stories are narratives that demonstrate in images and text the learning process of students in preschool through grade 2.238