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6 Websites or Apps You Need to See Before School Starts

The arrival of August can shift our thoughts back to the classroom. But before you head back to your students this fall, take some time to check out these websites that can make your teaching experience easier and help you … Continue reading

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Fun Ways to Get Kids Interested in Financial Literacy

By Eric Braun and Sandy Donovan, coauthors of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts: Earn, Save, Spend, Give Some kids are naturally attracted to money and all that it represents—all the power it holds, all its trappings. We have a … Continue reading

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Enter to Win Resources That Support a Growth Mindset!

This giveaway is now closed. This month we’re thrilled to give away resources for students and educators that support and foster the development of a growth mindset. One lucky reader will win: Boost Emotional Intelligence in Students: 30 Flexible Research-Based Activities … Continue reading

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Tips for Quieting a Noisy Class

By Justin Ashley, author of The Balanced Teacher Path: How to Teach, Live, and Be Happy Whether you are a rookie or veteran teacher, you know that getting your students’ attention (and keeping it) can be the difference between a … Continue reading

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Survive Summer Boredom by Being CREATIVE

By Richard M. Cash, Ed.D., author of Self-Regulation in the Classroom: Helping Students Learn How to Learn. This post was originally published June 30, 2014 Part of our Cash in on Learning series by Richard M. Cash, Ed.D. Click to read … Continue reading

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