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PBL and STEAM Education: A Natural Fit

1 hour 11 min ago
Using project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and math classes is a way to solve problems in real-world contexts.

A Powerful Way to End the School Year

4 hours 12 min ago
Year mapping allows students to see what they’ve learned in your class, and it’s a great resource for your incoming class.

Supporting Kids Through Times of Change

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 15:24
Ten ways to help children cope with tough transitions in school—whether you’re their teacher or their parent.

A Solution for Student Disengagement

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 15:04
Tap students’ leadership potential to help them form strong bonds with each other and with their school.

How Peer Pressure Undermines Success

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 23:43
Will students pass up academic help based on how their friends feel? A new study suggests they will.

Travel Grants and Fellowships for Educators

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 17:22
Money is available to help fund teachers’ professional trips. Here are some resources to help you find and apply for grants and fellowships.

Engaging With Contrary Evidence

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 14:19
Crafting strong arguments requires students to truly grapple with evidence that doesn’t fit with their ideas.

Can Equity Be Taught?

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:25
In a rapidly diversifying district with a largely white teaching force, how do you foster mutual trust and understanding? Send teachers to school.

Memorial Day in the Classroom: Resources for Teachers

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 20:25
For teachers looking to incorporate Memorial Day into lessons, here are some of the best resources from around the internet.

Overcoming Obstacles to Critical Thinking

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 20:00
The ability to think critically will benefit students throughout their lives. Here are a few tips on how to get started teaching it.

Free Is Good

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 13:53
Open educational resources are free digital materials you can use with your students. Here are some ways to find them.

Entering the Quiet Zone

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 19:31
Giving students a dedicated spot in the classroom to collect themselves helps them learn to manage their emotions—a valuable life skill.

Bringing Poetry Outside

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 13:24
See how one teacher encourages his school to join together and enjoy a spring day with poetry.

12 Inspiring STEM Books for Girls

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 01:13
Science, technology, engineering, and math are more important than ever, so we’ve put together a list of books to encourage girls to persevere in these subjects.

Integrating Social and Emotional Competencies Into Academic Content

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 15:51
Collaboration, problem solving, and social awareness are as necessary as literacy and math.

The Graduate Profile: A Focus on Outcomes

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 19:09
These profiles help schools direct resources toward building student competencies. See how they work.

Students’ Best Tech Resource: The Teacher

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 16:09
Three strategies to make sure your content—not your technology—is your students’ main focus.

Should We Abolish Timed Math Tests?

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 21:43
Experts believe timed math tests can cause long-term problems. But some teachers and parents say it’s not that simple.

Concentrating on Concentration

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 15:40
Help your students increase their ability to concentrate with these exercises and discussion prompts.

Teens Aren’t Too Old to Play

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 14:49
A few ways to let high school students play in English class—and they’re not entirely frivolous.

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