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math books for high school

4 Great Math Books for High School Students

Recommend these math books for high school students to help them get to the next level of mathematics understanding – seeing math in the world around them. They are outstanding […]

math books for middle school

5 Great Math Books for Middle School Students

Answering the question “When will I ever use this?” is much easier when math books for middle school students are great reads that show mathematics in the real world. Ten […]

Pi Day

Keeping it Real with Pi Day Activities

It’s almost time for pi! As Pi Day – or 3/14 – approaches, discover STEM Jobs-approved activities to engage students in celebrating 3.14. Always an exciting day for mathematics enthusiasts, March […]

initiative

5 Self-Motivation Tips for Teachers

In September, you’re excited to get the school year started and your motivation is at an all-time high. By March, however, you’re counting the days until summer break. It’s hard […]

makerspace skills

8 Ways to Build Mastery with Makerspace Skills Badges

Elevate learning to a higher level and boost engagement in project-based learning through awarding badges for mastery of makerspace skills. Though some students can excel through traditional pedagogy based on […]

difficult conversations with parents

5 Strategies for Difficult Conversations with Parents

Finding the right words and setting the right tone can make difficult conversations with parents constructive and allow you, the parents, and the student to benefit. When a student’s behavior, […]

Engineers Week

Activities to Bring Engineers Week to Life

Bring the world of engineering into your classroom to celebrate National Engineers Week with these activity ideas for each day. February 18th-24th marks National Engineers Week. The National Society of […]

self-efficacy

6 Ways to Promote Self-Efficacy

Believing in yourself and your ability to succeed is self-efficacy, and nurturing it in your students will make them more successful in their lives. Research done in this field demonstrated […]

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