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29Aug 2016

16 Teacher Hacks for Making Data Collection a Piece of Cake

By | August 29th, 2016|Classroom Management, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Collecting data is not necessarily every teacher’s cup of tea, but in today’s teaching climate, it’s definitely a necessity. After all, good data can provide important information to teachers and students and go a long [...]

29Aug 2016

3 Tips for Effective Data-Driven Decision-Making

By | August 29th, 2016|Classroom Management, Professional Development, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Data is all around us, and we’ve become experts in using it. From checking customer reviews before purchasing a product, to using a fitness band to monitor our health, we rely on data to make [...]

26Aug 2016

Ready, Set, Benchmarking!

By | August 26th, 2016|Teach Talk, Teacher Tips|0 Comments

Fall is in the air and classrooms are full of new students. While everyone in the room may be in the same grade, students have a diverse set of learning needs. Before diving into the [...]

25Aug 2016

Welcoming Students Back to School

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

Teachers and other educators play such an important role in students’ academic and social and emotional development. Much research shows that a strong and caring teacher/student relationship can greatly impact students’ success. Here are some [...]

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 [...]