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4 Ways Teachers Can Create Skeptical Readers

Train students as skeptical readers in the classroom and watch as they grow into informed citizens who think critically about the world around them. Even adults have a difficult time […]

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Beyond Blue and White: Preparing Students for “New Collar” Careers

Inspire students to seek fresh opportunities and rethink the traditional career path by placing importance on new collar careers in your classroom. The debate regarding the importance of higher education is occurring in many […]

What the Proposed Trump Budget Means for Education

The Trump budget proposal eliminates more than 13 percent of federal funding for education, causing concern among many parents, teachers, and administrators. On May 23, President Donald Trump’s administration revealed its plans […]

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Open Up to Professional Development Through MOOCs

You’ve heard of them—now discover what MOOCs are and how you can utilize them to enhance your teaching and create better student outcomes. As MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) have […]

5 Ways to Understand and Close the Poverty Gap

The poverty gap is a complex issue with far-reaching implications. The first step to closing the gap is understanding its impact on our students. Though many educators recognize the differences […]

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A Beginner’s Guide to Micro-Credentialing

Using micro-credentialing, teachers are continuing their education by focusing on helping students by increasing their teaching capacity one skill at a time. To sharpen skills and ensure their teaching methods […]

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5 Ways Teachers Can Have a Work-Life Balance

Educators are notorious for literally bringing their work home with them. But teachers can have a work-life balance by following these tips. Educators never get a break. Oftentimes they see their students […]

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Putting a STEM Spin on Fidget Spinners

While this new fad might seem like an annoying distraction, you can learn to view fidget spinners as useful tools for teaching STEM in the classroom. Look around almost anywhere […]

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