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Find resources to help you implement project-based learning, social and emotional learning, comprehensive assessment, teacher development, integrated studies, and technology integration. Read more about our core concepts.

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  • Social and Emotional Learning

    The Many Benefits of a Middle School Drama Club

    A drama club gives students an outlet for interests that go beyond acting and leads to friendships across grades.
    Aubrey Edwards
  • New Teachers

    5 Tips to Help Student Teachers Stay Positive

    A student teaching placement has its own challenges, and it’s vital to be reflective and have a growth mindset.
    Bekah Landfair
  • New Teachers

    3 Lessons Learned as a New Teacher

    Many new teachers are told they need to be more strict, but that may not be the best advice for everyone.
  • New Teachers

    How New Teachers Can Use Evaluation Feedback to Improve

    On their own or with an instructional coach, new teachers can create a data-driven action plan for improving their teaching practices.

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