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Great article on changing the way students think about mistakes. -Edutopia

The Role of Mistakes in the Classroom

Mesquite Elementary School developed a teaching strategy called "Reteach and Enrich" that emphasizes differentiated instruction and teacher collaboration. The result: student achievement increased significantly in just 6 months

Students with ADHD are successful in the general education classroom with a few accommodations. Read on for seven accommodations for students with ADHD.

7 Easy Accommodations for Students with ADHD -- As a special education teacher, I work with a lot of little ones with ADHD or with typical ADHD behaviors. Often these students can be successful in a general education classroom with a few accommodations in

What is authentic assessment? Check out this video to learn how real-life assessments can keep kids engaged and more likely to graduate.

What is "Authentic" Assessment?

Teach Like a Champion: Getting everyone's attention in class - YouTube Classroom managements is a critical in the differentiated classroom. In GES~ the Next Step we help teachers set up their classroom so differentiation CAN take place. Register for the seminar http://www.iagcgifted.org/images/stories/pdf/Next%20Step-GES2013.pdf

"Teach Like a Champion" - Author Doug Lemov shows how teachers use the technique to get everyone's attention during a class.

Making Sure They Are Learning

Differentiated Instruction

Sticky notes used to break down complex concepts into manageable pieces that help students master challenging assignments. Facilitates a great differentiated learning environment too.

What plans have you made to help your distracted students? Check out these 6 tips!

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Positive Behavior Support Article from Edutopia. Has some good resources as links to look through

How to Develop Positive Classroom Management

Week Bullying prevention starts with a safe, positive environment. How to Develop Positive Classroom Management We've gathered tips from educators about proactive discipline methods.

Differentiated math instruction with technology

Technology can be a key component in teaching Math to young students. See how using computer games and different technology when teaching addition and subtraction can be effective. Covers Common Core State Standards for Math.

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With the five-step mastery check, flipped learning teachers can quickly determine who understands the work, who's struggling, and who hasn't even watched the video.

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Teachers gifts teacher gift idea Easy DIY gift idea for Moms, Dads, or Special Occasions. Just an idea, but a smaller version with lips fo.

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Love this convenient wall filing system. 22 rungs for hanging files, measures 6 inches from wall, and can hold about 100 lbs.

Learn how to differentiate without creating lesson plans for each individual student. You NEED to show your admin this post!

How to differentiate without planning 30 individual lessons!

5 Ideas for Engaging an ADD Student by The Tutor House "...(T)hink of them as a puzzle. What makes them tick? How am I going to get them to focus just a little longer today?" (27 Repins, 3 Likes)

5 Ideas for Engaging an ADD Student. The Tutor House - great b/c a lot of sensory students struggle with attention (including the ones I have worked with)