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With this expert podcast, consider ways in which high-achieving students may be at risk, even when they seem to be doing fine.
With this expert podcast, consider ways in which high-achieving students may be at risk, even when they seem to be doing fine.
In a culture that praises and rewards excellence and accomplishment, how can we avoid crossing the line to a dangerous desire for perfection? School...
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"You don't have to be on social media (or even like it) to feel the lift social media concepts can give writing in your classroom," said Lisa Nielsen...
Social media is a great way to enhance communication and writing skills. Anyone can update a status or send out an inspirational or informative tweet...
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Want to edit videos or make the page's content more student-friendly? Here's a list of free tools for getting the most out of the popular video...
On YouTube, teachers can find hundreds of videos to use in their classrooms. There are also plenty of tools that can help you make the content more...
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"Books will fly off the shelf and straight into your students' hands when they watch these quick video booktalks and book trailers," says the...
Encouraging young children to read during the summer can be difficult. With temptations such as the beach, pool and outdoor activities with friends,...
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Taking kids to the beach or relaxing by the pool can only last for so long. Get 62 great ideas for keeping little minds and hands busy.
Summer can be a challenge when it comes to finding fun and educational activities for children. Taking kids to the beach or relaxing by the pool can...
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Check out Edudemic's helpful suggestions for free, online courses to enjoy during the school break.
Summertime offers teachers the opportunity to focus on professional development, whether it means diving into a great book, attending a conference or...
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A special podcast series spotlights communities that are working hard to get Common Core implementation right.
The ultimate success of the Common Core State standards requires that schools make the necessary adaptions to implementation as work progresses....
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"The Common Core State Standards will require big transitions and changes to the professional lives of educators, and we want to help," said the site.
As more states implement the Common Core State Standards, a growing bank of resources is evolving to help teachers shift their instruction....
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Activities in this free eBook include representing Earth’s landforms, modeling a plant or animal cell, creating an aboriginal mask and more.
Mix things up in class by incorporating arts and creativity into academic content. Explore hands-on, standards-based lesson ideas using Crayola...
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This study surveyed parents, students and community members about the links among school, technology and students' future success.
Project Tomorrow's annual Speak Up National Research Project has discovered that students are using digital tools for their education, with great...
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