News and Best Practices for K-12 Schools
Mar 19, 2018
Getting Along With Teachers That Think Differently Than You
While the call to innovate learning is strong, it isn't an easy process for the classroom teacher even if they have strong understanding, resources, and wherewithal. With all of the admonishment to drag education (kicking and screaming) into the 21st century, there is precious little support for teachers in understanding the "social graces" in doing so ...
Effective Student-Led Discussions
A few years into my teaching career, a colleague attended training at Phillips Exeter Academy on the Harkness method, in which classroom ...
What Educators Need to Know About Literacy
Research shows that reading at level by grade 3 is critical to determining a student's educational achievement and future success. This ...
Education DIVE
Awesome Ways to Teach with the Magic Tree House Series
Using Magic Tree House books in the classroom is nothing short of brilliant. First of all, kids absolutely love these books. They relate ...
We Are Teachers
5 Ways to Make Online Flashcards More Effective
Flashcards have been used by students for over a century. And while the online versions of flashcards can be fun and engaging ...
The Real Meaning of Discipline
One of my saddest moments as principal happened on the last day of the school year, when a first grader with tears streaming down his ...
Preserving Those Refrigerator-Door Masterpieces
My kids are growing up fast and they bring home tons of paperwork and memories from school. Is there is an efficient way to scan the ...
The New York Times
Here’s Why You Really Feel Invisible
"The common denominator I found in every single interview is we want to be validated. We want to be understood." - Oprah Winfrey Your stories ...
Pick The Brain
This All-Girl Hockey Team In Harlem Is Changing The Game
Cross 110th Street on a frigid Friday night, when bitter winds blowing off the surface of Harlem Meer have driven most New Yorkers indoors ...
GOOD Sports
#SELChat: Selling SEL to Teachers
Although social-emotional learning (SEL) is considered one of the hottest topics in education, there is still a need for educators to understand ...
No More Permission To Pee
I’ve been thinking about this common question, asked so often by children in schools all across the nation. Certainly, it makes sense for ...
TEACH Magazine
Fuel Education Enhances its Adaptive Learning Solution that Rewards Learning with Games to Provide Deeper Instruction for Students
This summer, Fuel Education (FuelEd) is incorporating major enhancements to Stride, its award-winning supplemental learning solution ...
Business Wire
New Research-Based Games Available for Elementary School Students Legends of Learning Utilizes Passionate Game Developers and Educators to Expand Existing Library of Science Games
Today at the National Science Teachers Association National Conference, Legends of Learning launched more than 300 curriculum-based education ...
Workbench Promotes Key Employees to Leadership Positions as it Grows to Meet Increasing Demand
Baltimore EdTech company Workbench has appointed two of its key employees to leadership positions in its sales and compliance ...
District Administration
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