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Top rated public school has lessons for effective teaching Pt. 1 by Harry & Rosemary Wong

Harry Wong: The Highest Rated School in New York City

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for my fifth grade babies! something they need to know

Picasa Web Albums - TFA RGV - Culture of Ac...

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Pink slip for missing homework from "First Days of School" by Harry Wong. Will print on bright paper and not accept any excuses. I made it a full page so it's easy to file. I also added a "plan" section for check spaces to stay during lunch, bring tomorrow etc.

Hangin' With Hekken

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10 Tips for the First Days of School by Harry K. & Rosemary Wong

5 Favorite Harry Wongisms for Classroom Management

5 Favorite Harry Wongisms for Classroom Management

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list of 30 procedures to remember to teach at the start of the year. Good list even for veteran teachers.

First Day of School Activities for Big Kids

Following Directions test hahaha I used to love/hate these!! I'd always fall for it. Another idea is to make it extra credit in the directions if a quiz or test. (Put your initials next to number 8 for 1 extra credit point) Teaches them to ALWAYS read directions

The Bubbly Blonde: Guest Blogger {FREEBIE & GIVEAWAY!!!}

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27 Ways to increase family involvement in your class - Could you try JUST TWO of these strategies before the end of the school year? How about one & plan to adopt another new one for back to school? You know there's room for more family involvement in many French classrooms!

Help! I Need Family Involvement

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If you want to teach your students about poverty and homelessness, here is a great lesson plan, and all you need is a bag of chocolate!

On the Final Word: | 27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

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On the Absurdities of Testing: | 27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

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On the World We Help Make: | 27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

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On the Tough Realities: | 27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

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On the Real Reform Movement: | 27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

27 Awesome Straight-Talk Quotes About Teaching

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So true: this is what wears on veteran teachers, particularly.

The Hardest Part of Teaching

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Forty Book Requirement....inspired by The Book Whisperer by Donalyn Miller....forces students to read books that they may think they aren't interested in

Simply 2nd Resources: Update on STAR binders

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Your 9-Year-Old Child: Cognitive Development

Your 9-Year-Old Child: Cognitive Development

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10 Ways to Sabotage Your Classroom Managment: If you are having classroom management problems, take a look at this article, which explains what NOT to do, and the more effective practices you should try instead.

Whole Brain Teaching

ZipGrade: Grade paper tests using your iPhone's camera

ZipGrade Cloud: iPad and iPhone Grading App For Teachers

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How Trauma Affects The Brain Of A Learner | As researchers work to solve one of the most persistent problems in public education – why kids in poor neighborhoods fail so much more often than their upper-income peers – more and more they're pointing the finger at what happens outside the classroom.

How Trauma Affects The Brain Of A Learner

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Why Corporations Want Our Public Schools: Where's the big money in privatization? Take it from the teachers.

Infographic: Why Corporations Want Our Public Schools

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Reading is Thinking: How to Teach Children to be more Critical Readers; Great blog!! A ton of ideas, and she's also a 4th grade teacher!

"A VERY WISE WOMAN once told me that if you're working extra hours as a teacher, it doesn't necessarily mean that you're a better teacher - it might mean that you don't manage your time well. I can always use new tips to WORK SMARTER, NOT HARDER, because I work many, many extra hours every week!!! ( I bet a lot of this can be used by other-than-teachers! Good find, I'm sure)"

How to work a 40 hour week as a teacher -

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