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Apr 15, 2014

How Toddlers Thrive

A conversation with Dr. Tovah P. Klein about early childhood development

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Apr 8, 2014

Getting Pre-K Right

A roundup of research on the effectiveness of Pre-K

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Apr 8, 2014

The New SAT

How the college entrance exam will change in 2016

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Apr 1, 2014

Discussion & Teaching Guides

K-12 Core-ready resources for Scholastic Trade Books

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Mar 28, 2014

Children and Trauma

A new approach to helping children who live with "toxic stress"

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Mar 27, 2014

Bring Poets Into Your Classroom

Step-by-step poetry workshops with favorite authors

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Mar 27, 2014

Poetry Books for April

Top poetry picks, for elementary, middle and high school

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Mar 27, 2014

eMagnetic Poetry

Apps and ideas for making poetry accessible and engaging

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Mar 24, 2014

Pay Attention to the Details

Thoughts on reading and close reading

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Mar 21, 2014

Primary Sources: A Survey of 20,000 Teachers

A new report gives teachers' views on their profession, the Common Core...

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Mar 14, 2014

Assessments: What Math Teachers Need to Know

A Kentucky teacher discusses the CCSS Math assessments.

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Mar 14, 2014

Deepening Assessment Practices for the CCSS

How formative assessments can make instruction more effective

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Mar 13, 2014

Cultivating Wild Readers

Book Whisperer Donalyn Miller helps you build lifelong readers.

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Feb 24, 2014

Teaching Close Reading

Tips on how to make students "text detectives"

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Feb 22, 2014

Honoring Black History

A book list for students of all ages

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Jan 13, 2014

Common Core Assessments

The inside scoop on the PARCC and Smarter Balanced assessments

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Jan 13, 2014

Read in Math Class

Use great books to cultivate real-world Math skills in the early grades.

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Jan 13, 2014

10 Tips to Create Great Readers

Teach good habits and watch reading skills soar.

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Jan 13, 2014

Ready-to-Go Book Collections

Books for every level, arranged by topics, authors, and themes

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Jan 13, 2014

Teaching the Novels of Blue Balliett

Projects, discussions and writing prompts for middle schoolers

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Dec 5, 2013

Common Core Kindness

A teacher blogger incorporates giving into her lesson plans.

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Dec 5, 2013

6 Myths About the Common Core

What is true, and what is just hearsay?

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Nov 15, 2013

Using Picture Books to Inspire Writing Ideas

How picture books can help students develop persuasive writing skills

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Oct 23, 2013

Teaching With Complex Texts

6 tips from Laura Robb for unlocking effective literacy instruction

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Oct 3, 2013

The Art of Read Every Day

Encourage creativity with these illustrations and learning activities.

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Oct 3, 2013

Great Apps for the Common Core Classroom

Apps for elementary school to foster digital literacy

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Oct 3, 2013

Four Instructional Moves to Get Kids Talking in Math Class

How to get students to discuss their reasoning when they solve problems.

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Oct 3, 2013

Video Introductions to the Standards for Mathematical Practice

Tips from Math Solutions experts to help students master key concepts

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Oct 3, 2013

An Interview with Math Expert Marilyn Burns

Burns talks about the Core and the value of Math Reasoning Inventory.

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Oct 3, 2013

A Guide to the Eight Standards for Mathematical Practice

The meaning of each Practice Standard in plain English

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Oct 3, 2013

Common Core Lesson Plan Organizers for Math and ELA

A handy way to track elementary students' mastery of Math and ELA skills

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