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Bulletin Boards: Free Materials for Teachers

How can you add to your classroom and curriculum without depleting your pocketbook? Request free teaching materials and other items from organizations that appreciate the services educators perform. Here you will find out how to obtain hard copies of terrific lesson plans, videos, and other resources for your classroom.

The Global Search for Education: More News From Africa

In The Global Search for Education today, I’ve invited Dr. Sara Ruto (Regional Manager of Uwezo, a literacy and numeracy initiative in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda), Aarnout Brombacker (Founding partner of the South African Mathematics consultancy, Brombacher and Associates), Dylan Wray (Co-founder of Shikaya, which supports the development of teachers in South Africa), and Senator David Coltart (Minister of Education, Arts and Culture for Zimbabwe from 2009 to 2013) to share their perspectives and solutions for bringing about transformative change in education in Africa.

Education World's 5 Favorite Fall Field Trip Ideas

It's that time of year again! Now's the chance to take the kids out to explore all of the wonderful educational opportunities that the fall season has to offer. Start off the day with a quick classroom lesson to prepare your students for an adventure perfect for the fall season.

Halloween Alternatives: Schools Get Creative

Once teachers and parents let time-honored traditions go, they often find that Halloween alternatives can be engaging and educational.

VOCAB-u-lous: Halloween

Each Vocab-u-lous! activity sheet challenges your middle-grades and high-school students to use their dictionaries to help them figure out which of nine challenging Word Bank words fits in each of the ten sentences on the Vocab-u-lous! activity sheet.

Great Games for Halloween

Cut out from heavy paper a number of small pumpkin and ghost shapes. On a sheet of poster board draw a tic-tac-toe grid. Invite children to...

Diane Hodges: Looking Forward to Monday Morning: More Halloween Fun - Spook-tacular Activities

Here are some spook-tacular Halloween activities that you might want to implement with the help of your staff.