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5 Strategies to Make Your Classroom More Inclusive from Nicole Eredics...

Our classrooms are a tapestry of students with different cultures, socioeconomic circumstances, race and abilities. Whether intentional or not, there is social, emotional, physical...

Teaching BYOD: Using Your Personal Devices in the Classroom

What’s working for business may also work in the classroom. At least, that is what schools with shrinking budgets and expiring tax levies are hoping...

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Comics in the Classroom: Why Comics?

When I was in school, kids would slip comics inside their textbooks to read on the side. Comics were considered recreational reading at best,...

8 Tech Tools That Motivate Students to Read More At Home

Fact: Nearly one third of fourth- and eighth-grade students are reading at or above proficiency levels—putting the majority of students in the category of...

English Spelling: Making Sense of the Chaos

The experts tell us that that English has a loose sounds-spelling correspondence “as a consequence of 16 centuries of unmanaged spelling” (Brown, 2016, p....
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How to Choose an LMS for Your Classroom

Learning Management Systems have grown significantly in both power and effectiveness since the first computer-based "e-learning" systems were developed in the late 1980s and...

In College Essays About Money, Echoes of Parents’ Attitudes

A young woman from an affluent suburb offers a jarring inventory of items for sale at her high school, including Adderall, marijuana and test...

Veterans Deserve a Chance in College, Not a Free Pass

MY six years in the Marine Corps taught me the importance of learning the basics. When the Marines teach a young recruit to shoot,...
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9 Things to Expect from Your Weight-Loss Journey

Khloe Kardashian has been hitting the gym hard and has not been letting herself slack,...

How to Transition to Online Homework Assignments

Grading offline homework is a tedious task. Just getting all the assignments home without throwing...

5 Tips for Bringing Comics into Your Classroom

Four years ago, my boss approached me with a proposition: “I’d like to order you...

Career and Technical Education Is Growing Rapidly To Fulfill Employment Gaps

According to the report, “Career and Technical Education: States Aligning Programs To Meet Workforce Needs,”...

Judge Orders Documents Unsealed in Trump University Lawsuit

WASHINGTON — A judge, called a “hater” by Donald J. Trump for his handling of...

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Enhancing Learning through Art

The school curriculum is generally divided into two camps: the arts and the sciences. Subjects are classified accordingly and lessons are planned based on...
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Four Secrets for Reading in the ELT classroom

Andrea Sarto is the author of Football Forever, a NEW Dominoes graded reader available now. He was born in the UK but has lived...

Academic Use of Wikipedia: Infographic

Any student that’s taken classes during the Internet era has both been told to never use Wikipedia for research papers and used it anyway....

Educational Consultant Warns of College Spin

So I’m here on the campus of my alma mater, Dartmouth College. I’m here for a reunion and it’s been a fun, nostalgia-filled weekend,...