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8 Ways Sharing Is Essential For Educators

Last updated: 12/11/2017

Thursday, January 28, 2016 8 Ways Sharing Is Essential For Educators If you believe good things are happening in your classroom, do you have an obligation to share them? That's a q

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For baby's brain to benefit, read the right books at the right time

Last updated: 12/10/2017

Parents often receive books at pediatric checkups via programs like Reach Out and Read and hear from a variety of health professionals and educators that reading to their kids is c

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Education Technology and the Power of Platforms

Last updated: 12/10/2017

Education Technology and the Power of Platforms Blog Logo read This is part four of my annual look at the year’s “ top ed-tech stories ” Way back in 2012, I chose “ The Pla

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3 things that most school leadership training does not prepare you for but should

Last updated: 12/10/2017

Numerous school leadership courses and programs exist, designed to prepare aspiring leaders, or to further support existing leaders in their roles. Looking closely at these courses

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7 Lessons Parents Can Learn from Their Children

Last updated: 12/09/2017

Anyone who has a child knows that it is definitely not a one way street when it comes to life lessons. Our children have so much valuable truths, lessons, and experiences to show t

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Perspective | A low-stress, no-guilt guide to gifts for teachers

Last updated: 12/09/2017

On Parenting Perspective Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events A low-stress

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How to Answer the Question Does Santa Claus Exist?

Last updated: 12/08/2017

This post, How to Answer the Question Does Santa Claus Exist?, is sponsored by Scholastic. My son and my daughter both believe in Santa Claus. Recently, however, my son is starti

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Some of The Best Digital Storytelling Apps for Elementary Students

Last updated: 12/07/2017

Creating and sharing digital stories is a great way to engage students in a wide variety of literacy-related activities in class. To this end, we curated for you this collection of

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8 Easy Ways to Teach Your Child to Be Independent - Our Family World

Last updated: 12/07/2017

8 Easy Ways to Teach Your Child to Be Independent December 6, 2017 0 1 As a parent, we walk a fine line between taking care of our children’s wants and needs while also getting t

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How Can Parents Help Advance Ideas About Education?

Last updated: 12/07/2017

The following excerpt is from the book “Freedom to Learn” by Will Richardson.  Without question, the biggest barrier to rethinking schooling in response to the changing world

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