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Hour-long lessons? Asking students to work quietly at their desks? Not in early childhood! Effective preschool teachers have perfected the art of infusing learning throughout their day so students can learn in continuous, small chunks while engaging in hands-on activities. Our latest video series, created in partnership with Development and Research in Early Math Education […]
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So much science to know (Teacher, it’s cold outside.) Why icicles glisten and glow (Teacher, it’s cold outside.) What matter makes up snow? (Your students will want to know.) Why is winter so cold? (Teacher, you’ll freeze out there!) Teacher, it’s cold outside. Students never seem to lose their sense of wonder when it comes […]
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Inclusion practices have moved many students from special education rooms into mainstream classes, and as I’ve traveled the states as Oregon Teacher of the Year, I’ve heard one message loud and clear: General education teachers need help adapting their classrooms and lessons for a wider range of skills. We have classrooms with students reading at […]
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It may seem far down the line when we talk about career prospects for elementary school students — or even for middle schoolers — but many students decide on careers in STEM long before they graduate high school. Plus, STEM skills and digital literacy have a proven demand in a job market that is increasingly […]
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When was the last time you asked your students, “What makes you really mad?” It’s a question that many teachers in Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) ask their students. Classroom management is hard enough; why would any teacher want to give their students a reason to get angry? Anger is a powerful emotion that activates […]
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We walk through our classroom doors and want to relate to our students. We want to understand their challenges, thought processes, motivations, and fears. But how do we develop empathy for our students who may struggle with challenges we never experienced? How can we understand their reactions, fears, and priorities if their childhood or adolescence […]
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The shiny new bicycle was forcefully shoved to the ground in disgust as Parker shouted, “I cannot do it; I’ll never be able to ride my bike.” To the parents out there, I venture to guess this triggers “fond” memories of youthful days gone by, but to me, not having kids, this experience with my […]
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Popular culture often presents school assessment in the narrowest possible fashion. Based on what we see in films and television, it would seem that assessment in schools is restricted to a narrow range of tests: How often do we watch students in fictional classes being told they have a pop quiz tomorrow or see them practicing fill-in-the-bubble […]
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Sponsored content provided by Concordia University-Portland Take a second to absorb these unsettling statistics. Children ages five to 17 miss nearly two million school days annually due to dental problems. More than 25 percent of American youth experience a serious traumatic event — abuse, terrorism, divorce, for example — by their 16th birthday. In America, […]
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“Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme, get on up it’s…”  Olympics time! ~ Sanka Coffie, Cool Runnings The Olympics are full of amazing athletes, but what keeps people watching night after night are the stories. For two weeks every four years, households around the world tune in to watch. We cheer on Apolo Ohno, Lindsey […]
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