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Making the Grade: 8 Tips for Organizing Your Grading

By Andrew Hawk For a classroom to function properly, the teacher has to have effective systems in place to complete daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly tasks. Long- and short-term lesson planning often get lots of attention. However, the importance of … Continue reading

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Classroom Interventions and Modifications for Students with ADHD

By Rhoda Cummings, Ed.D., author of The Survival Guide for Kids with LD Children and adolescents with ADHD often present classroom challenges severe enough to interfere with their learning because of inattention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity. Students with attention problems may have … Continue reading

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10 Ways Teachers Can Create a Positive Learning Environment

By Jonathan C. Erwin, M.A., author of The School Climate Solution There is a direct relationship between the kind of learning environment teachers create in their classrooms and student achievement. Here are 10 specific strategies for developing the optimal classroom … Continue reading

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Holiday Haze: How to Keep Students Engaged in Class

By Andrew Hawk Every group of students seems to have one or two members who constantly work ahead of the rest of the pack. Sometimes these students have a better grasp of the material, so they can complete their work … Continue reading

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Fun Ways to Celebrate Student Successes

By Andrew Hawk When it comes to professional development and the subject matter for books, methods for managing student behavior get a lot of attention. Chances are, somewhere today a college professor is telling a class of teaching candidates that … Continue reading

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