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Sally Ride Day

4 Activities to Celebrate Sally Ride Day

Celebrate Sally Ride Day on May 26 by teaching students about this brave space pioneer and STEM advocate through engaging activities! Women involved in space-based STEM are starting to be […]

final weeks of school

6 Ways to Make the Final Weeks of School Count

Sail your way into summer with these ideas that will keep your students engaged and excited during the final weeks of school! The temperatures are on the rise, student attention […]

ELA + STEM = A Formula for Better Student Reading Skills

We often think of them as separate subjects, but you can use STEM as an inspiration and foundation for building reading skills in your classroom. By the time students reach […]

group work

5 Tips on Collaboration for Students Who Hate Group Work

There are two words that make almost every student cringe: group work. But it doesn’t have to be that way in your classroom! As a teacher, you know that many […]

brain research

Developing Student Minds Through Brain Research

Use recent findings in brain research to outline lesson plans that promote an environment for all students to learn. While teaching according to pedagogies of the past often focused on one-lesson-fits-all approaches, […]

Are You Teaching the Skills Students Will Need?

Often the most successful employees are those who have learned behavior and values from teachers who know the skills students will need to be successful in life. Teachers have incorporated […]

listening skills

5 Ways to Cultivate Listening Skills in Students

Too often we listen to respond instead of listening to understand. Teach your students listening skills to help them both in school and in life. By teaching listening skills to […]

writing skills

ELA + STEM = A Formula for Better Student Writing Skills

Partner with your language arts teacher to build strong communication and writing skills in your STEM classroom. In a time of hash tags and 140 characters or less, our students […]

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