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Tinkering & Makerspace: Provide Time to Explore and Experiment in the Classroom

The idea of “learning by doing” is hardly new. For decades, educators have witnessed the power of engaging children in learning through hands-on experiences....
Using Guided Drawing to Motivate

Today, more attention than ever is being focused on early childhood development and the need for young children to have the experiences essential to...
Webinar: Ignite a Passion for Learning by Tinkering! (Gr. K-5)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Lori Elliott, Ed.D. Watch Getting your students excited about discovering their own passions makes learning personal! Join Technology Integration Specialist Dr. Lori...
Twisting Tweeting for the Classroom

Are your students more interested in Twitter than just about anything you're trying to teach them? Today's digital natives experience the world in bite-sized...
Picturing Words to Build Vocabulary

Think of the way you taught vocabulary. Chances are that someone pointed to an object or modeled the feeling and then associated this with...
Integrating Music and Movement into the Early Childhood Curriculum

Music and movement are indispensable teaching tools. Young learners are naturally drawn to both. In addition, research shows children who are involved in music...
SDE Webinar: What's Hot in Children's Literature (Gr. K-5)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Laureen Reynolds Watch Find out what’s new and exciting in the world of children’s literature! Laureen will take a quick look at...
SDE Webinar: Using Guided Drawing to Motivate Young Readers and Writers (Gr. PreK-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Heidi Butkus Watch In this complimentary webinar with Heidi Butkus, discover how to make reading and writing meaningful—even exciting— for your children...
SDE Webinar: Music, Movement, and Other Active Learning Techniques (Gr. PreK-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Heidi Butkus Watch Teaching in a fun, child-friendly, multisensory way allows your little ones to get up and move while learning phonics,...
SDE Webinar Back to School: Building Bridges to Better Behavior (Gr. K-3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Laureen Reynolds Watch Now’s the time to start the year off right! SDE expert Laureen Reynolds will talk about ways to reduce...

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