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These Valentine's Day ideas for teachers are sure to make your classroom a fun-filled place on February 14.

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These five classroom activities will help you and your students truly honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement.

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Engaging students during the long, dark winter months can be particularly challenging for teachers. Here are two concrete strategies to keep them awake.

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This is how you keep your students from consuming pencil fragments during testing time. 

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These four effective and efficient classroom hacks will make your life as a teacher easier.

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Using humor in the classroom can make learning fun for both teachers and students! Here's how one teacher raps lessons to keep her class excited.

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The holidays and cold weather are here. These winter-themed STEM activities can help keep your students motivated.

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Encouraging students to participate can be tough if they're shy or introverted. These tips can help you get them to speak up and feel comfortable.

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If you're looking for stellar material to supplement your curriculum, check out these 10 free resources for teachers.

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Here are five active listening techniques you can use in your classroom to encourage this important skill.

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Follow this four-step strategy to encourage participation from students in your classroom.

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How you set up your classroom can make a big difference in your students' success.

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Becoming pen pals with international students is a great way for your class to learn to appreciate other cultures.

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Education trends will always impact a teacher's classroom. Here's how the trend of flipped learning has transformed one teacher's classroom.

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One teacher's curiosity was piqued by Kagan cooperative learning. She set out to learn more about its benefits and challenges, and here's what she found.

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When it comes to practice vs. planning, which is the more effective way for students to learn? And how does pottery relate? Read on to find out.

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Have your students channel Benjamin Franklin with these five engaging Fourth of July activities.

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In order to encourage more girls in STEM fields, consider trying these three strategies in your classroom.

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These Valentine's Day ideas for teachers are sure to make your classroom a fun-filled place on February 14.

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Are you on the fence about whether science notebooks would work for your class? Learn about their benefits and how to best implement them.

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If you're looking to make the move toward an environmentally friendly classroom, start with these five simple tips.

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Find out how implementing stretch goals can help your school become more productive and innovative.

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These tips for substitute teachers help maximize those times when students are quietly engaged in work and don't need direct instruction.

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Use these mindfulness activities and bring your students into a state of calm and focus for the day.

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Revitalize boring writing assignments with a curriculum based on The Walking Dead TV series.

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Coming back to high school should be fun and interesting. Find out why you need to get your class engaged on the very first day.

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These first day of school ideas are a great way to get acquainted with your new kindergarten students.

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Research shows that successful charter schools focus on high expectations and high support. Should traditional schools look to do the same?

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For this teacher, updated school resources led to improved student collaboration and research skills.

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A technology budget plan requires careful thought, so teachers must be prepared to present a solid case when making requests. Here are some tips.

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Here, a couple educators discuss their strategies for making the most of teaching after AP tests.

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Studying for finals doesn't have to be stressful. Use some of these teacher-approved online tools to get your class ready for their tests.

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Thinking about getting a smart board for your classroom? Check out our overview/review first.

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It can be tricky to teach your students how to effectively conduct online research. Here are three Internet research tips to make every search a success.

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How well do your students communicate in class? Try using the Think-Pair-Share strategy to engage students in effective discussions.

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Here are a few homeroom ideas to help you plan a better advisory period that supports students and builds camaraderie.

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As educators, we know that all students have different learning styles. Here are three tips to help ensure you include everyone in the learning process.

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A simple reward system in the classroom can keep students engaged if it's used in the right way. Here's how it has worked for one teacher and her peers.

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How can you prepare yourself and your students for the return back to school after vacation? Follow these tips for a stress-free return to the classroom.

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Here are some ways to use technology in classrooms to make learning fun for your students, and engaging for you as an educator.