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Tips for Creating Wow-Worthy Learning Spaces

Do you want jaws to drop when people walk into your classroom? Then you'll love these tips for transforming your learning space!

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Helping Students Start the School Year With a Positive Mindset

3 activities that will help EVERY student start the school year on a positive note.

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Helping Students Start the Year with a Positive Mindset

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Strategies for Getting and Keeping the Brain’s Attention

3 simple strategies for grabbing students' (and their brains') attention.

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Igniting Student Engagement: A Roadmap for Learning

3 real-world practices that increase student engagement.

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Igniting Student Engagement: A Roadmap for Learning

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Insight and Outsight: 8 Strategies to Catalyze District-Wide Learning

The 8 strategies to catalyze district-wide learning in a 21st-Century world.

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35 Back-to-School Ideas

Make this school year the best ever with these 35 must-try back-to-school ideas from Positively Splendid.

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Ditching the Desk

The 4 benefits of (GASP!) ditching your teacher desk from a teacher who ditched his.

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Teachers: It's almost time to put those capes back on and educate young minds. Wishing you a SUPER year!

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Starting to get your classroom ready for back-to-school? These 2 quick and inexpensive DIY whiteboard hacks will add collaborative space to any room.

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2 Quick, Inexpensive Ways to Add Collaborative Space to Your Classroom

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There is so much power in student voice.

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9 Ways to Plan Transformational Lessons: Planning the Best Curriculum Unit Ever

[FREE DOWNLOAD] Up your lesson-planning game this year with these 9 awesome tips from Edutopia blogger, Todd Finley.

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Encouraging the Einstein and Edison in Everyone

Encourage the Einstein and Edison in your students. Teach them to: 1. Be okay with failure 2. Create new ideas 3. Make connections 4. Take time when finding answers

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Back-to-School Resources for Parents

PARENTS: We've got you covered for back-to-school. These 40+ resources will help ease the transition into the new year for you AND your child.

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Tech is here to stay, so why not use it as a tool to engage students? The research shows that it pays off.

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4 Things Transformational Teachers Do

[Free download] What does transformational teaching look like? We'll show you.

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Back to school season is exciting, but we could all use a little extra summer in our lives.

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7 Questions to Ask Parents at the Beginning of the Year

These 7 questions to ask parents at the beginning of the school year that will help to get to know them, and their child, better.

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Fostering Creativity With Makerspaces

4 steps for creating a makerspace where students can be hands-on and explore their creativity.

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A Checklist for Back-to-School Night

5 must-haves for Back to School Night.

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Summer Prep for Back to School: Resources for School Leaders

School leaders: When you're ready to start preparing for the upcoming school year, we've got you covered with 50+ resources for back-to-school planning.

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Conference Time: Chatting With Parents

Make parent/teacher conferences easier for everyone by preparing to show student grades and work, setting parents at ease, listening to them, and remaining positive.

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On-the-Spot Scaffolding for Students

On-the-spot scaffolding is an essential skill for teachers. Check out these three strategies for assisting students when they struggle.

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4 Early-Year Keys for Effective Classroom Discipline

Effective classroom management starts at the beginning of the year when a teacher clearly and respectfully lays out behavior standards and methods for handling misbehavior.

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Start the Year by Building Hope

Whatever expectations students bring to the new school year, raise their hopes through relevance, passion, reasonable possibilities, and personal engagement.

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Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher

Parents: 19 Meaningful Questions You Should Ask Your Child's Teacher during IEP meetings or parent-teacher conferences

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