5 Ways Common Core Impacts Reading Standards The Common Core is a set of English language arts/literacy (ELA) and mathematics standards developed in an effort to make educational standards across the U.S. more consistent, while better preparing students for success in college or their careers. Learn how these standards will impact your school.
Get Organized to Start the School Year Off Right It's back to school time already! If you're a teacher, you may need some creative help and ideas for bulletin boards. seating charts and first day activities. Try some of these organizational tips and ideas to get the year started off right!
7 Ways to Provide Choice in the Classroom Giving your students autonomy will help increase enthusiasm and energy in the classroom and will help them develop the skills they need to work in teams and evaluate choices. These skills are critical for students. Help your students improve by allowing them to make choices in the classroom.
Go Wireless & Inspire: How to Adopt Digital Learning in Your Classroom Everyone loves technology, but learning how to manage it in the classroom is challenging. The benefits of using technology far outweigh the costs of trying to regulate your technology-free classroom. Empower your students with diverse teaching methods while utilizing wireless technology.
Using Baseball to Teach Math Are your students bored with math? Excite them with a baseball lesson. Sports and numbers fit together perfectly. You can't have a winner without a score. Every game generates statistics. Baseball offers masses of historical data, situational averages and comparative studies.
Transformational Practices in the Classroom This article will explore practical strategies for you to implement inside the four walls of your classroom to make your space a caring place where meaningful relationships prevent the all too common discipline problems that most teachers experience.