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When a longer school day failed to raise achievement, a New Haven, CT, school turned things around by creating more time for teachers to improve their craft.
Need new ideas for teaching poetry? Use these Web resources and apps to recharge tired lessons.
Free Tech Resources for Teaching Poetry Creative expression offers many academic benefits for students. In addition to art and music, writing...
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Get ideas for building teamwork skills, motivating students, creating reading response journals and much more!
A 'Survival Kit' for New Teachers Looking for a "welcome -- we're here to help you" gift for your school's new teachers? Check out Survival Kit...
Get more suggestions for compelling education-focused documentaries to watch during those remaining summer days.
Documentaries to Watch This Summer: Part 2 Documentaries can enhance your professional development and suggest innovative ways of improving...
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Schools can reduce bullying if they intervene intensively with research-supported program components.
Bullying Prevention: Miguel Villodas on Best Practices EducationWorld asked a number of authors, college professors and other experts for their...
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Creativity--linked to innovation and problem-solving--is essential for students' future success. Use these ideas to integrate creativity into...
Ten Ways to Foster Students' Creativity Many lament a loss of creativity in the classroom and the decreasing amount of unstructured time students...
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A research review found that bullying and suicide are linked, but one doesn't necessarily cause the other. Get resources for preventing both kinds of...
Bullying and Suicide: Relationship is More Complex Than It Seems Student bullying continues to make headlines throughout the country, and tragic...
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Get tips on implementing the increasingly popular blended learning model. Boost student achievement and maximize limited resources!
Blended Learning: How to Do It Right Because technology plays such a powerful role in the life of today’s students, brick-and-mortar schools are...
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Have access to an iPad or tablet? Explore eBooks that help boost instruction and build positive relationships with students.
Summer PD: Six More Affordable eBooks It is a common misconception that during summer, teachers stop working. Instead, they are going to...
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Grab your iPad or tablet and access one of these great eBooks to boost your summer learning.
Summer Professional Development: Six Affordable eBooks During summer, educators are going to conferences, researching teaching ideas and of course...
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Find helpful advice on improving communication between teachers and parents.
Can We Talk? What Parents and Teachers Want Each Other to Know Most teachers and parents recognize the importance of effective parent-teacher...