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Starting the School Year Off on the Right Foot

Starting the School Year Off on the Right Foot

By Michael Pierce on Aug 7th 2019

It’s the first day of school—a time that’s both exciting and stressful. You may know some of your students, but others are probably new—and a little nervous. It’s up to you to foster a positive learni … read more
Personalized Learning

Personalized Learning

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Apr 18th 2019

Many educators know that the cookie-cutter approach to instruction sometimes falls short. Yes, there are mandated timelines to follow and goals to meet, but learning is so much more than checking off … read more
Hands-On Discovery

Hands-On Discovery

By Leigh Ann Pernell on Feb 13th 2019

The sights and sounds of learning come alive in classrooms where students are inspired through hands-on learning. Kids are actively engaged, burning with curiosity, and eager to make connections betwe … read more
The Benefits of Notebooking

The Benefits of Notebooking

Dinah Zike, M.Ed. on Jan 17th 2019

Notebooking is more than simply recording notes in a notebook—the notebook becomes the record of learning. Through the years, notebooking in many forms has proven effective for generating, collecting, … read more
New Year, Same Class

New Year, Same Class

by Leigh Ann Pernell on Dec 3rd 2018

One of the greatest perks of school life is the chance for a fresh start. With the beginning of a new calendar year comes the time to reflect on past school days. The first days back from break … read more