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Reading by Grade 3

An alarming number of children—about 67% nationwide—are not able to read by grade three. Of those children, 80% are from low-income families and children...
Reading by Grade 3: More Important than Ever! (Gr. K-3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Susan Sturock Watch With more and more states requiring it, the importance of reading by grade three is being felt more than...
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: Bringing Math to Life through Literature (Gr. K-3)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Ricky Mikelman Watch Join SDE math expert Ricky Mikelman to see how to use picture books to weave in content literacy standards during...
Webinar: An Introduction to STEM and NGSS (Gr. K-8)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Alissa Berg Watch You’ve heard of the NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics), but do you...
Rigor! What's It All About? (Gr. K-2)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Sandi Reyes Watch Wondering where rigor fits in your K-2 classroom? In this session, Sandi Reyes will discuss what it means to increase...
Developing Content Knowledge with Literacy Centers

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Katherine McKnight, Ph.D. Watch Support your diverse learners and help them build literacy skills and content knowledge through the use of centers. Literacy...
Differentiating Up to Meet the Needs of Gifted Learners

Today's standards are more rigorous. Yet, no matter how challenging the standards are, some students will meet and exceed them. These are gifted learners...
Why Teens Don’t Read and What Teachers Can Do About It

More than 60% of teen students are reading below proficiency level. Teachers in middle and high schools shouldn’t be surprised by this fact. Undoubtedly,...
Why the U.S. Lags in Math—and What We Can Do About It

There is no arguing with the facts—U.S. students lag behind several countries in student math achievement. For a nation that has been at the...

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Webinar: Finally, Fine Motor! (Gr. PreK-K)

On-Demand. Watch Anytime! Presented by Cindy Middendorf Watch Coaching a child to write his name or draw a picture before he can effectively manipulate a pencil or...
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