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How to Raise a Lifelong Learner

Last updated: 08/15/2018

"Look! When I mix these paints, I get a whole new color!" Hearing your kids get excited about learning feels like glitter bombs exploding in your heart. And it's confirmation that

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How to deal with a kid who's always bored - Today's Parent

Last updated: 08/14/2018

The phrase “I’m bored” is the equivalent of fingernails scraping down a chalkboard—it drives parents crazy. And chances are, if you have a child ages six to eight (or older

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50 of Our All-Time Favorite Teacher Quotes

Last updated: 08/14/2018

WeAreTeachers 50 of Our All-Time Favorite Teacher Quotes Because teachers make the world a better place. Elizabeth Mulvahill on August 8, 2018 When it comes to motivation, you just

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How Parents Can Help Kids Develop A Sense Of Purpose

Last updated: 08/14/2018

Purpose is critical, because it is linked to dedication, energy and resilience — “psychological goods,” Damon said, that most aspire to. “Purpose is the number one, long-te

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To Engage Students and Teachers, Treat Core Subjects Like Extracurriculars

Last updated: 08/14/2018

In the project-based learning world, the most powerful core classes Mehta and Fine have seen take on the elements of extracurricular activities. For example, at High Tech High Scho

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7 Smart Ways to Teach With Your Blog

Last updated: 08/14/2018

Having a blog can be like standing in a packed street corner with a megaphone. You can be as loud as you want to be…but usually everyone is too busy to listen. With almost 2 mill

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Four Activities to Jump-Start Teamwork Among Teachers and School Leaders

Last updated: 08/14/2018

Team members work together more effectively when they understand how each sees the world. Taking on the perspective of another can deepen empathy, an important part of problem-solv

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Eduporium Experiment | Puzzlets Pt. 2

Last updated: 08/14/2018

If you’re looking to incorporate hands-on play and inspire innovative thinking at an early age, you’re going to love Puzzlets! Puzzlets is a Bluetooth-enabled accessory for tab

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5 New Google Classroom Features Teachers Should Know about

Last updated: 08/13/2018

Google Classroom has recently introduced a number of interesting features and improvements to its overall functionality calling the update one of its  'biggest redesign’ since i

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How Learning Science Is Catching Up To Mr. Rogers

Last updated: 08/13/2018

Editor's note on Aug. 8, 2018: This piece has been substantially updated from a versionpublishedin 2014. A solemn little boy with a bowl haircut is telling Mr. Rogers that his pet

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