February is Black History Month, a time where we honor and celebrate the achievements and important contributions made by Black Americans throughout our nation’s history.
Using technology for learning and using technology for learning effectively are two different things.
There's an art to persuasion - and mastering it can be a huge help to educators. Here's six strategies to make working with colleagues, students, and parents more effective.
Celebrated by people across the globe, Lunar New Year is a time of new beginnings and positive thinking where you leave the past behind and look forward to the good fortune that a fresh year will bring. Check out these five fun, classroom-friendly Lunar New Year traditions.
Check out our free guides, blogs, worksheets and other resources to ensure students are growing, accelerating, and meeting grade level expectations.
A rewards system can help you keep students motivated and engaged amidst the distractions of the holiday season. Here are three tips for developing an effective one in your classroom.
The the third installment of this series, we discuss the difference between inclusive and self-contained classrooms in special education, and the benefits of using co-teaching approaches in either environment.
Nothing spices up a school’s Halloween festivities like teachers getting into the spirit along with their students. Stand out from your colleagues and share a few laughs with students this year by trying one of these creative ideas!
Every alternative learning program is unique, but they all share one key thing: a staff dedicated to their learners' success.
The Marzano Research Lab conducted A Study of Best Practices in Edmentum Online Solutions, looking at Edmentum’s online solutions in various settings to evaluate the relationship between student learning and effective pedagogical practices with respect to the use of online instruction. Here, we will look at the 13 best practices identified in the study, along with insights into how each can be implemented and common challenges associated with them.
So far, we’ve introduced the fundamentals of designing an RTI program blueprint and answered the 10 critical questions about your school and the interventions you will implement. With your answers to those questions handy, let’s take some time to focus specifically on how to approach the three main funding sources for RTI programs: Title I, Title III, and CEIS.
The term blended learning has become a hot topic in the education world, but what does it actually mean? And how does it affect a typical classroom teacher?
Perhaps no profession is better at “borrowing” things from the Internet than teaching.
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