It's a new year, and the beginning of a new semester in school. Students who didn't do so hot last year have probably made a New Year resolution to improve their grades. To help you all with the next semester, I've decided to make a list of extremely...
Good teachers are rare. Although some qualities of good teachers are subtle, many are identifiable. Here is a list of traits that excellent teachers share.
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Teachers would be foolhardy to label parents as either good or bad. Not all parents are created equal and cannot be categorized on a single spectrum. To do so would jeopardize a teacher's ability to survive. Literally.Read more . . .
The following is a guest post from Michelle Doman, a 7th and 8th grade Language Arts teacher at Brandon Middle School in Wisconsin. Top 1
There are countless times when educators need their students' undivided attention. The following methods are best taught during the first weeks of school. These ideas can assist teachers in providing an ordered and safe learning environment for every...
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The past is a foreign country. This is your passport.
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This list of classroom games will add flare and student engagement to more tedious, yet necessary tasks like teaching math facts, grammar rules and vocabulary, reviewing for tests or even completing lab experiments.
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Do you need another time-sucking website that will entertain, educate, and enhance your day-to-day life? Of course you do! Lucky for you, there's StumbleUpon and it's more than just another LOLCat-powered site. It's actually useful for education!
Course-Notes.Org provides free notes, outlines, vocabulary terms, study guides, practice exams, and much more to help high school students with their homework.
Read more from Slate's special issue on science education and give us your best ideas for raising the next generation of scientists and engineers. On a morning visit to a Northern California middle school, I saw not a single student. The principal sh...
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