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September 2017

[Classroom Management] How to Motivate and Influence Your Students with Neuromarketing-Based Strategies

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by regina.waddell

Put these five neuromarketing-based strategies to work in your classroom and start tapping into the learning potential of your students' subconscious minds!

[Teacher Tips] Four Ways to Maintain Your Sanity & Work-Life Balance During the School Year

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by scott.sterling

For all of its joys, teaching comes with no shortage of stress. Here are four ideas to help you maintain the balance between the classroom and your life outside of teaching in the short and long term.

Digital Curriculum and Generation Z: The Research Behind the Learning Style of Today’s Students

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by shannan.lamalfa@edmentum.com

Learning preferences are more shaped by generational differences than you may expect. Our research team recently released a new white paper on the Research Base and Instructional Design of Edmentum Digital Curriculum that details how our online courses support the unique needs of today's learners.

Building Classroom Community and Citizenship on Constitution Day: Free Resources!

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by mckenna.wierman@edmentum.com

September 17, 1787, marks the date on which the delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed the United States Constitution.

[Classroom Management] The Power of Behavioral Narration

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by madison.michell

Behavior narration is all about treating positive classroom behavior as an expectation instead of a goal, and using the positive actions you see students engage in as a model to encourage more of the same. Here, we're breaking down how and why this technique works.

7 Tips for Parents to Help Your Child Develop Effective Study Skills

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by elaine.ho@edmentum.com

Success in the classroom doesn’t come from any single thing—it’s about the right mix of attitude, habits, and effort. So, as a parent, how can you help you child develop the study skills they need to achieve academic success? Here’s eight tips to get started!

10 Study Island Features You Need To Know About

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by mckenna.wierman@edmentum.com

After combing through items from this summer’s release and adding in a few lesser-known customer favorites, we’ve arrived at 10 of Study Island's best features that will enrich your classroom teaching and drive your students’ success.

Research at Edmentum: Using Exact Path to Drive Growth for English Language Learners

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by shannan.lamalfa@edmentum.com

Meeting the diverse needs of English language learners is a key challenge for administrators and classroom teachers. Edmentum Exact Path was designed to support the kind of individualized instruction these students need, and now the program's efficacy has been backed up with a WIDA PRIME V2 correlation!

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