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25Aug 2016

10 Back-To-School Hacks

By | August 25th, 2016|Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Getting back into a morning routine can be challenging after summer break. With a little planning ahead, you can avoid hectic and stressful mornings. These tips and tricks will help ensure you start each school [...]

25Aug 2016

Make Learning a Family Affair

By | August 25th, 2016|Teacher Tips|0 Comments

A new school year doesn’t just mean new students. Parents and caregivers are part of the classroom community too. Family engagement is a critical component of students’ success in school. Building strong relationships with your [...]

23Aug 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 [...]

22Aug 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 [...]

19Aug 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 [...]

17Aug 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 [...]

15Aug 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 [...]

15Aug 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 [...]

11Aug 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 [...]

8Jun 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 [...]