Laureen is an experienced classroom teacher who offers practical ideas, tips for technology integration, engaging activities, suggestions for approachable Common Core implementation, and simple management techniques. Her goal: To capture each student's interest and encourage their independence as learners. Laureen is the best-selling author of more than a dozen teacher resources, including Simple Steps to SMART Success and Catch Your Kids Before They Fall: 140+ Skill-Builders to Boost Academic Success.
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