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Standing Desks Reported To Be Used in Hundreds of Schools Nationwide
Standing desks are becoming popular in classrooms across the nation, used to curb childhood obesity and student alertness.
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Standing desks are becoming popular in classrooms across the nation, used to curb childhood obesity and student alertness.
There's a new trend catching in classrooms across the nation: standing while you work.  More schools are adding standing desks as a tool to...
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"Think about that image for a moment. Do we need to change the engine? The suspension? The tires? No – we need to get pulled out of the mud, and then...
Tenure has been under assault around the country and some states have either eliminated teacher tenure or cut back on teacher job protections, making...
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"Take yourself seriously. Take your work seriously. Take the work you assign and the classroom you keep seriously. Your kids will in return take it...
A new school year has arrived, and for some teachers, this might be their first time entering the classroom. New teachers need advice, and plenty...
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"The Teacher Wars: A History of America's Most Embattled Profession", written by journalism Dana Goldstein, goes beyond common arguments in the...
There are plenty of topics to discuss in education. From Common Core to the evaluation of teachers, hundreds of educators and experts are debating on...
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A leading educational publisher is offering students a suite of programs developed to address their specific needs.
Adaptive learning technology, a method of instruction based on education theory and cognitive science, continually assesses students' knowledge,...
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For any teachers entering the classroom for the new school year, anxiety is normal. For new teachers, however, the stress is magnified to a whole new...
For any teachers entering the classroom for the new school year, anxiety is normal. For most, they are meeting a whole new group of students with...
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It is your job as a teacher to be able to effectively manage and curb any problems in the classroom, such as behavior, climate, bullying, and more....
Six Books on School Climate Management Managing a classroom can be tough, especially for new teachers. In a classroom, there are all types of...
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A new poll by EducationNext finds that many people still have not decided where they stand when it comes to Common Core.
Results of a new poll show the nation is still divided about Common Core State Standards.  The annual poll, conducted by EducationNext, found...
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More and more teachers across the country are going through training programs to carry firearms in their classrooms.
Teachers in schools around the nation have attended training programs in order to arm themselves and protect their students, though there is no...
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When it comes to the first day of school and how it went, it depends on who you ask. For veteran teachers, it can feel different than for first-year...
The first day of school is different for every teacher, whether it is your first time in the classroom or your 20th year.  Connie Pfanmiller...
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