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How Teaching Using Mindfulness or Growth Mindset Can Backfire - EdSurge News

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Art Markman is an expert on what makes people tick. The psychology professor at UT Austin has also become a popular voice working to translate research from the lab into advice for

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‘I want to kill children,’ a middle school teacher wrote to his students

Last updated: 12/13/2017

A Colorado middle school teacher who wrote “I want to kill children” in a message to his students has resigned after an internal investigation into the incident. School offi

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Google Calendar: Create a Curriculum Planning Calendar - Teacher Tech

Last updated: 12/13/2017

There are 3.6 million teachers in the US and we do not have a collective way to share our lesson plans. There is some awesome teacher in “Vermont” doing some cool things and we

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Six tactics to help your students deal with stress

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Schools are reporting an increase in stressed-out pupils. But teachers can give young people the tools to cope Educators like me will not be surprised at the results of a survey c

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Does Preschool Pay Off? Tulsa Program Demonstrates Success

Last updated: 12/13/2017

In 2001, not long after Oklahoma had adopted one of the nation’s first universal pre-K programs, researchers from Georgetown University began tracking kids who came out of the pr

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3 Things Great Teachers Do

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Global Teacher Prize finalist Joe Fatheree talks about what great teachers do. He shares his observations and also his hopes for improving the profession. This encore episode is th

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Apple CEO Tim Cook wants to teach every Chicago public school student to code

Last updated: 12/13/2017

CHICAGO — Tech giant Apple is setting its eyes on teaching coding to every public school student in one of the biggest and most racially diverse school districts in the nation. A

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Schools 'under-investing' in parental involvement

Last updated: 12/13/2017

Almost all teachers see the benefits of parental participation in schools, yet few have any idea of what their own schools are doing to support and promote it, warns new research r

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Why Every School's Edtech Department Should Make Themselves Obsolete - EdSurge News

Last updated: 12/12/2017

In the last decade, schools have put significant resources into academic technology in an effort to improve instruction and prepare students for a rapidly changing workforce. Many

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When It Comes to Advanced Coursework, Equity Is Access

Last updated: 12/12/2017

Although I am an AP teacher, I never took an AP, IB, or honors class while I was in high school. This was for a host of reasons, but in general, there weren't very many kids who lo

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