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    Resources for Educators & Parents

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    A free, all-ages online learning site that covers math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more. Offers tools and separate interface for parents and teachers.

    Khan Academy

    khanacademy.org

    The Homework Battle: How to Get Children to Do Homework

    How to Get Children to Do Homework | Empowering Parents

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    How to Create a Literate Home | PBS Parents

    How to Create a Literate Home

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    FAMILY TIME MACHINE | "The Family Time Machine™ is fueled by your family's imagination! It recharges its batteries when your family turns moments of togetherness into family time by learning, imagining and playing. From breakfast to bath time to bedtime, your family already spends time together throughout the day. The Family Time Machine helps you make the most of those moments by inspiring you to learn together with fun activities."

    Family Time Machine

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    ▶ Net Neutrality | Explained by Common Craft

    Net Neutrality - Explained by Common Craft

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    Tips-for-Effective-Vocabulary-Instruction Infographic

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    A great list of education websites. (Only, codecademy.com, not codeacademy.com. BCPL is launching a new group using this resource! www.bcplib.org/...)

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    Apps that motivate reading.

    We Are Teachers

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    ZipGrade: Grade paper tests using your iPhone's camera | Free download allows you to grade 100 tests; requires a one-time purchase of $1.99 for the unlimited use version.

    ZipGrade Cloud: iPad and iPhone Grading App For Teachers

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    101 Homeschooling Sites to Follow in 2014 | ElementaryEducati...

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    Image Search Tricks Every Teacher Must Know

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    Teach your 3-6 year old to read the no fail way!

    Tips for teaching your child to read

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    Find How: How-To Directory for Education

    Education | FindHow.com

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    101 Free (or Free-to-Try) Online Collaborative Learning Tools for Teachers and Educators

    101 Free (or Free-to-Try) Online Collaborative Learning Tools

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    YouTube for teachers

    TeacherTube - Teach the World

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    Great songs to teach science set to popular tunes

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    The 60-Second Guide To Teaching With Tablets

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    ChemCollective | A collection of virtual labs, scenario-based learning activities, tutorials, and concept tests from staff and faculty at Carnegie Mellon.

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    5 Books for Thinking Parents | Imagination Soup

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    Help your child choose age-appropriate books that meet your standards. Common Sense Media is a BCPL favorite for checking whether a book contains content outside of a parent's comfort level.

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    Tips for Reading Books to an Active Baby or Toddler

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    Classroom Connections: Elementary Economics, by Angela Leeper | Booklist Online

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    The 70 Best Apps For Teachers And Students | Edudemic

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    Want Smart Kids? Talk to Them—and Listen to Them | SLATE article

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    9 Guaranteed Ways to Get Your Children Excited About Read-Alouds

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