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10 Easy Ways to Create an Awesome #SchoolCulture This Year

Last updated: 07/15/2018

Recently, I tweeted out an older post titled, “10 Easy Ways to Create an Awesome #ClassroomCulture This Year” , where I share some simple ideas on quick ways we can connect wit

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Teaching with Technology in 2018 -- THE Journal

Last updated: 07/15/2018

In our third-annual ed tech survey, teachers reveal an overwhelmingly positive attitude toward tech in the classroom and its impact on teaching, learning and professional developme

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Where Schools Need to Focus Their Ed Tech Efforts

Last updated: 07/15/2018

The market for educational technology solutions is massive, with numerous gadgets and programs to choose from.  For ambitious school districts with a limited budget, this can pos

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New Survey: Students See Anxiety and Time Management Among Top Challenges to Finishing Degrees - EdSurge News

Last updated: 07/15/2018

For many of today’s students, the biggest obstacles to finishing college are logistical and emotional, not academic. According to a new survey released by Civitas Learning in pa

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Parenting Knowledge among First-time Parents of Young Children - Child Trends

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Increasing parents’ knowledge about their children’s development and promoting healthy parenting are common goals of programs and services for families with young children. Thi

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Parenting In The Age Of Screens: Here's What The Experts Do

Last updated: 07/14/2018

A version of this piece ran in February 2018. One big reason is a lack of role models. Grandma doesn't have any tried-and-true sayings about iPad time. This stuff is just too new.

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Schoology 101: How to Organize your Courses for a Successful School Year

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Schoology 101: How to Organize your Courses for a Successful School Year Pin 9 Shares Last week, we shared a post on 5 things you can do with Schoology to get ready for next year .

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In a cosmic first, scientists detect ‘ghost particles’ from a distant galaxy

Last updated: 07/14/2018

When the sun was young and faint and the Earth was barely formed, a gigantic black hole in a distant, brilliant galaxy spat out a powerful jet of radiation. That jet contained neut

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Parents - Tell me your most ridiculous parenting milestone! 

Last updated: 07/14/2018

*Affiliate links may be used in this email, earning me a small commission at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting my blog.* This week has felt long for me.  We didn't get up t

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Disney Junior's Fancy Nancy - What This Mom Thinks - Finding Debra

Last updated: 07/14/2018

Last month when I headed out to Los Angeles, I was having a MARVEL-ous time with all things Ant-Man and The Wasp. That’s fancy for awesome. Fancy Nancy fans will immediately not

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