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Teaching Students While Managing a Large Class Size

In schools across the country, large class size has become the rule, rather than the exception, creating management issues for many teachers. As class sizes increase across the country, teachers […]

school shootings

How to Prevent and Deal with the Fear of School Shootings

School shootings can be an overwhelming topic for teachers, so we compiled advice to help prevent gun violence and maintain your sanity in troubling times. Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. It […]

mean girl mentality

4 Ways Teachers Can End the Mean Girl Mentality

While Regina George may be forever frozen in 2004, the mean girl mentality is still very real and present in many schools today. The classic cult film “Mean Girls” follows […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Station-Based Learning

Innovative classrooms are introducing station-based learning to better engage students and provide more helpful feedback for teachers. Station-based learning is true to its name: it allows students to rotate through […]

teaching perfectionists

5 Strategies for Teaching Perfectionists

Emphasize the importance of progress, not perfection, in your classroom — especially when teaching perfectionists. Whether cultivated through high parent expectations, a self-esteem problem, or intrinsic motivation, some students struggle […]

National Engineers Week

5 More Activities for National Engineers Week

Celebrate National Engineers Week in your classroom with these daily activities to engage and inspire students through engineering. The National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) created National Engineers Week in […]

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Exploring the World Through Object-Based Learning

Promote greater student engagement and deeper understanding with object-based learning in your STEM classroom and beyond. Popular during class trips to museums, object-based learning is finding a place in lesson […]

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How to Get Started with Educational Robotics

Start building enthusiasm in your classroom and school by using educational robotics methods to teach STEM concepts. The future of teaching STEM has arrived and it includes the use of […]

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