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November 2017

4 Ways Edmentum Assessments Can Support Students During Times of Transition

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by brianna.pyka@edmentum.com

Whether students are at the turning point of a grade-level promotion, require additional tutoring are in need of summer support, or are making the big move to high school, transitions are inevitable. Edmentum Assessments can help build students’ confidence as they prepare for each new venture by providing individualized, data-driven instruction.

Top 10 Tips to Prepare Learners for High-Stakes Testing

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by sarah.cornelius@edmentum.com

What can you do to ensure that your learners are set up for success when the next round of high-stakes tests rolls around? We’ve put together our top ten tips to prepare learners and keep everyone’s stress levels under control!

Celebrate Thanksgiving in the Classroom: DIY Activities and Free Printable Resources!

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by mckenna.wierman@edmentum.com

We've put together fact sheets, activities, a poster, and critical-thinking questions known as ThinkIts so that you and your class can explore the history of Thanksgiving and discuss the traditions we observe today.

[Edmentum’s Commitment] Announcing Our Partnership with Ward’s Science

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by ketsia.hamilton

Edmentum is proud to have partnered with Ward’s Science to offer lab kits for our newly released science courses, Biology and Earth and Space Science.

[Parent Tips] Help Your Child Understand and Build a Positive Digital Footprint

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by sarah.cornelius@edmentum.com

For kids, the permanence of the simple online actions they take on a daily basis can be a difficult concept to grasp. However, helping them understand is key to keeping kids safe online and building good digital citizens. We’ve answered some of the questions parents need to know, plus put together several of our favorite tips to for building a positive digital footprint.

10 of the Best Side Hustles for Teachers

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by brittany.becker

Whether you’re saving up for a long-dreamed-of vacation, getting ready for a home or car purchase, or just looking to make paying the bills a little less painful, there’re plenty of options to find the perfect side hustle!

No-Fuss Literacy: Activities and Technology to Support Elementary Students with Dyslexia

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by mckenna.wierman@edmentum.com

Last week, we looked at six classroom best practices to support learners with dyslexia. Today, we’ll turn our attention to the kinds of specific literacy activities you can implement in your classroom to support your students with dyslexia, and how technology can help.

Edmentum’s Commitment to Simple Technology: Designing the Student Experience

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by john.bowie

Using proven techniques of motivational design, Edmentum's user experience team focuses on crafting age-appropriate student experiences that meet the expectations of today’s digital natives.

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