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Parents being ‘ticketed’ for bad parking around school - by pupils

Last updated: 11/12/2018

Parents are being slapped with ‘parking tickets’ by children as part of a clampdown on bad parking around schools in Tameside. Youngsters from Russell Scott Primary School in

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Parenting styles: Do you parent by rules or principles?

Last updated: 11/11/2018

My kids don’t have rules just for the sake of having rules. It’s not that we’re anarchists (we’re actually pretty darn conservative). It’s just that, when it comes to par

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When Kids are Bullied, What Can Parents Do?

Last updated: 11/11/2018

Pre-empt as much as possible. Parents need to be proactive in helping prevent bullying incidents. With social media, that means setting limits on kids’ online use, monitoring it

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Teachers face cyberbullying from parents as well as pupils, study shows

Last updated: 11/11/2018

Parents, as well as pupils are engaged in cyberbullying of school teachers, according to a study to be presented to the annual conference of the Psychological Society of Ireland, o

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Why Aren’t Schools Using the Apps They Pay For? - EdSurge News

Last updated: 11/11/2018

With thousands of education apps available today, it can seem like students' success is in the palm of their hands. But easy to forget is that technology is not in itself a solutio

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Believe and You Can Achieve? Researchers Find Limited Gains From Growth Mindset Interventions - EdSurge News

Last updated: 11/11/2018

Despite all the promise surrounding “growth mindsets”—the idea that encourages students to see intelligence as something that can be nurtured and developed, as opposed to som

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What Students Want: 10 Things Educators Should Know - Simplek12

Last updated: 11/11/2018

Do you ever wonder what students want? There are tons of articles out there about how to become a better teacher, but the best way may be to find out from the mouths of the people

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8 Ways To Inspire imaginative Play - The Everyday Mom Life

Last updated: 11/11/2018

When I was a child I would spend all day playing. During the summer months I would spend my waking hours outside, barely coming in to eat unless my mom forced me to or bribed me. D

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5 Projects That Show How STEAM Can Shape the Future

Last updated: 11/10/2018

We tend to compartmentalize our understanding of the world into “subjects.” From a very young age, we are misled to believe that science is separate from art, which is separate

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Five impactful books for educators

Last updated: 11/10/2018

Five impactful books for educators This post contains affiliate links. All opinions are my own. Thanks for supporting TheCompelledEducator.com For as long as I can remember, I've

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