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Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Instruction

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Teaching Higher-Order Thinking

Teaching young children how to think at a higher level takes dedication and focus on the part of teachers. Some students can easily and...
Are You a Higher-Order Thinking Teacher

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Melissa Dickson Watch Up the level of higher-order thinking (H.O.T.) in your First, Second, or Third Grade classroom—easily and immediately. See how...
Does Crowdfunding Work for Teachers

Not that many years ago, when teachers needed additional, unbudgeted supplies or books for their classrooms, they had little choice but to reach into...
Webinar: 3 Big Ideas to Help You Raise Funds for Professional Development

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by John Bluthardt Watch Every educator we know pays for classroom and student supplies or professional development out of pocket—on average adding up...

Here are some guidelines and conversation starters you can use in the classroom. Point to data that shows effort. “Ten minutes ago you were on...
Turning Fixed Mindset into Growth Mindset

The teacher begins to describe a new task. Students with a growth mindset lean forward, the gears of their thinking beginning to click. If...
Becoming STEM-Ready

By now, just about every educator understands and is convinced of the importance of bringing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) into their classrooms...
Webinar: Wonderful One Hit Wonders for Social Studies! (Gr. K-3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Lori Elliott, Ed.D. Watch Capture your students’ attention with dynamic lesson hooks for introducing social studies concepts. Get learners pumped about geography,...
Webinar: Engaging the Learner (Gr. K-5)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Lynne Ecenbarger Watch Learn how classroom curriculum and instruction should be structured to accommodate how the brain processes information. Lynne will discuss...

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Math Problem-Solving: Perseverance and Communication Required Not Genius

Problem-solving is the cornerstone of mathematics. Yet, math word problems are a struggle for many students. When word problems are assigned, it’s not uncommon...
Formative Assessment Using Feedback

Feedback is a critical part of the formative assessment process. It is...
Why Teens Don’t Read and What Teachers Can Do About It

More than 60% of teen students are reading below proficiency level. Te...