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He made a post about how "homophones" sound the same, but have different meanings, (e.g., "peace" and "piece"). A week later, he lost his job.
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The Web offers plenty of fun activities to engage students in STEM. Here are some great ones to try.
Eight STEM Activities for the Classroom Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) topics are receiving increasing emphasis in the...
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These great mini-lessons will get kids at different grade levels thinking about human rights and our responsibility to take care of each other.
10 Social Justice Activities to Try in Class Social justice is the view that everyone deserves to enjoy the same economic, political and social...
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Need to freshen up those lessons for a new school year? Asking yourself these key questions will ensure the best possible results.
12 Questions to Help You Revise a Lesson Thanks to its partnership with publisher Eye on Education, EducationWorld is pleased to present this blog...
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Icebreakers are a great way to help even older kids feel more comfortable at the beginning of a new school year.
Icebreakers and Get-to-Know You Activities for High School Students Getting ready to go back to school? Teachers are preparing to greet a whole...
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Math educator Jennifer Wilson reflects on how the Common Core has changed her instruction for the better.
What Common Core 'Looks Like': Jennifer Wilson Shares Math Examples EducationWorld asked educators and other experts for concrete examples of...
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Help kids appreciate the perspectives of faith groups about which they might know relatively little.
Best Instructional Videos: Major World Religions Seeking to expand students' world views by helping them understand religions with which they...
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Kids complete Common Core-aligned math problems, competing with peers around the world.
Site Review: A+ Click Site URL:  www.aplusclick.com Content:  A+ Click offers a set of 4,200 free, challenging math problems for...
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Whether it is Spanish, French, German, Italian or Latin, learning a foreign language can be fun and easy with these tools.
Eight Apps to Help Teach Foreign Languages Learning foreign languages can be difficult, and teaching them also can be challenging. Luckily, a...
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Triumph over tragedy with these online field trips to the 9/11 Memorial, Holocaust Museum and other sites.
Triumph Over Tragedy: Virtual Field Trips on 9/11 and Other Tragic Events in History Field trips are a student favorite. They can, however, be...
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We seized a teachable moment by breaking down each of the errors highlighted in "Word Crimes" and providing relevant links to grammar mini-tutorials.
'Weird Al' Video Highlights Common Grammar and Word-Usage Errors Singer-songwriter and music parodist "Weird Al" Yankovic has done it again. With...