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The Growing Trend of Single-Gender Schools

Single-gender schools have always existed in private education settings, but many public school districts are creating single-gender buildings or classrooms to allow fewer distractions and teaching targeted specifically for girls […]

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The Surprising Duties of School Resource Officers

School resource officers are becoming more common throughout the United States – and are much more than just police in the hallways at school. Although law and order are an […]


Equity in Education

“We are true to our creed when a little girl born into the bleakest poverty knows that she has the same chance to succeed as anybody else.” President Barack Obama […]

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5 Things to Know about the 5-E Model

The 5-E model for instruction is a straight-forward approach to creating lesson plans that helps teachers present information to their students in an effective way. Created by the Biological Sciences […]

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Mastery Learning – It Just Takes Time

Mastery learning is possible only if teachers take the time and use as many teaching methods as necessary for each student to learn at the same level. Mastery learning is […]


Rigor – Learning at High Levels

Teaching your students to think critically, learn at a high level, and communicate their understanding of the subject is what rigor is all about. Even though at first glance the […]

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5 Ways to Serve as a Teacher Leader

Teachers have always been concerned about their students and their school, and they now have the opportunity to bring about educational change as a teacher leader. Modern teacher leaders don’t […]

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