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23 Aug 2016

7 Classroom Management Apps You Can’t Live Without

By | August 23rd, 2016|Classroom Management|0 Comments

There are so many free and inexpensive technology tools out there to help you manage your classroom but who has the time to go searching for them? We’ve saved you a few precious minutes by compiling this list of seven classroom management apps that will help you engage students, set clear rules and expectations, assist [...]

22 Aug 2016

10 Back-to-School Classroom Organization Must-Haves

By | August 22nd, 2016|Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Setting up your classroom so it’s warm, welcoming and conducive to learning is one of the most important activities you’ll do as you gear up for the school year. Here are 10 creative and inexpensive ideas for adding functionality and fun to your classroom. 1. Use wall space wisely There never seems to be quite [...]

19 Aug 2016

Diving Into Data to Improve Instruction

By | August 19th, 2016|Classroom Management, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Data is everywhere. From state assessments to exit tickets, teachers have a constant flow of data coming in. Too little data is rarely the problem. As school leaders, how can we help teachers effectively use all the data they have to better understand each student’s individual progress and learning needs? A good starting place is [...]

17 Aug 2016

First Week Fun

By | August 17th, 2016|Classroom Management, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

The first week of school is critical. What happens in those first few days sets the tone for the rest of the school year. Get off on the right foot with fun, engaging activities that promote social emotional learning skills that will support academic achievement and foster a classroom environment everyone looks forward to coming [...]

15 Aug 2016

3 Games Your Students Will Love That Teach Social & Emotional Skills

By | August 15th, 2016|Classroom Management, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Social and emotional learning is just as critical to students’ academic achievement and success in college and careers as mastering math, science and reading. Unlike teaching multiplication, teaching social and emotional skills takes a more subtle approach and should be woven into subject area lessons and daily classroom activities. These three games are a great [...]

15 Aug 2016

5 Things to Always Have at Your Desk

By | August 15th, 2016|Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

You’re a pro at organizing your classroom with the latest and greatest school supplies. But there may be a few things you should always have handy that you may be overlooking. Check out these five things that will help you get through the school day a little easier. 1. Emergency Supplies Just like your students, [...]

11 Aug 2016

6 Tips for Creating A+ Quizzes

By | August 11th, 2016|Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Pop quiz! What’s a quick way to make sure students are keeping pace with what you’re teaching? Give a quiz! Quizzes provide short, straight-to-the-point checks for comprehension that help you adjust instruction so that everyone in your class stays on track toward mastery. Here are six tips to help you create quizzes that deliver the [...]

8 Jun 2016

6 Things to Do Before You Close the Door on This School Year

By | June 8th, 2016|Classroom Management|0 Comments

Your students aren’t the only ones starting to get a case of summer fever. With standardized testing winding up, longer days, and warmer temps, the end of the school year is in sight. Follow these tips and tricks for packing up your classroom to put a neat finish on the current school year and save [...]

6 Jun 2016

7 Ways to Recharge Your Passion for Teaching This Summer

By | June 6th, 2016|Professional Development, Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Many of us have heard that final bell or are getting close to it. We find ourselves at the start of a summer ahead. A time to refresh, relax and renew our spirits. Just as summer is a time of renewal, it's also a great chance to recharge your passion for teaching. Here are seven [...]

6 Jun 2016

7 Travel Discounts Just For Teachers

By | June 6th, 2016|Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Be sure to dust off that teacher ID and pack it in your weekend bag this summer. Whether you are planning a summer vacation, piggy-backing a couple of fun days onto a conference or dreaming of the perfect retirement trip, don't miss these great ideas for saving money on your next getaway. We have seven [...]