What I Learned From My Failures—and Victories—in My First Year Teaching

Managing student behavior can be the top challenge for new teachers. Rachel Thompson shares her three reflections after a year of successes and failures.

(October 5, 2016)

A Simple but Powerful Way to Destigmatize Learning Differences

Students with learning challenges can look to peers for support and encouragement. Teacher Kyle Reford shares how student-led panels can destigmatize learning struggles through the exchange of personal stories and experiences. (October 26, 2016)

Cardboard Creators: Reusing to Learn

Creating a makerspace in the classroom with household materials allows students to learn through modeling and design thinking, Marcia Powell writes. (October 25, 2016)

Common Core in Social Studies Looks Like 'the Work of Historians'

(October 25, 2016)

Reflections from a Nasty Woman: What's at Risk for Women Who 'Come Forward'?

(October 21, 2016)


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Share-Outs: Critiquing & Revising Models (Video)

Share-Outs: Critiquing & Revising Models (Video)

Fallon King, a 2nd grade teacher at Cedarhurst Elementary in Burien, Wash., and Kaia Tomokiyo, a kindergarten teacher at Southern Heights Elementary in Seattle, have students share their scientific ideas in whole-class discussions. Students can add on to each other's ideas and or present new ideas to share different thinking models. Watch the video.


(E-Book) Classroom Management Q&As: Expert Strategies for Teaching

Education Week Teacher blogger Larry Ferlazzo investigates some of the thorniest problems in teaching by turning to leading educators and thought leaders for advice. (October 3, 2013)

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