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10 Ways to Support Special Education Students During the Pandemic

By Andrew Hawk Students who are identified as being eligible for special education services may exhibit challenges ranging from physical aggression to learning disabilities. Wherever students fit in the special education world, nearly all exceptionalities exhibit characteristics that can make … Continue reading

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Helping Young Children Develop Social Skills During the Pandemic

By Molly Breen This time of teaching and learning in the pandemic is, no doubt, historic and unprecedented in our lifetimes. We cannot possibly predict all the long-term effects—good and bad—that this experience will have on our lives. And in … Continue reading

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Digital Literacy: Teaching Students to Distinguish Between Fact and Fake News

By Isaiah Moore Students change from year to year, but one constant remains despite the year: their love for getting in my business. At first it seemed a bit intrusive. But after some careful thought and a deliberate decision on … Continue reading

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Open a Jar Full of Fun: Stocking Stuffers for Every Learner on Your List

Still looking for gift ideas or stocking stuffers? Now through November 30, 2020, we’re running a special on our In a Jar® activities. Buy four for the price of three with the code 4JARS! Here are some of our favorites. … Continue reading

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Enter to Win Award-Winning Gifted Education Books!

This month we’re giving away The Cluster Grouping Handbook: A Schoolwide Model and Start Seeing and Serving Underserved Gifted Students: 50 Strategies for Equity and Excellence. Two lucky readers will win these award-winning gifted education books! To Enter: Leave a … Continue reading

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