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What the New ESEA Would Mean for Teachers

Both chambers of Congress are expected to vote on the compromise measure, called the Every Student Succeeds Act, next month. But how would the compromise change NCLB's teacher provisions?
First Look: The Full Text of the ESEA Bill (November 30, 2015)

Gifted Students Are More Than Just Smart Kids

Gifted kids have a host of complicated issues that need special attention and care from educators, says Anthony Colucci. (November 23, 2015)

Analysis: Reading Instruction Favors Non-Fiction

A researcher says there's evidence that the common core has affected 4th and 8th graders in at least one measurable way: Fiction no longer holds an edge in reading instruction. (November 25, 2015)

Teaching Gratitude, Hope, and the Greatest Weapon: Joy

(November 24, 2015)

Creating an Egalitarian Classroom Reading Culture

(November 24, 2015)


Researcher John Hattie zeroes in on the power of collaboration to build teachers' skills and impact student learning. (11/18 01:30 pm)

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Improve Student Collaboration by Assigning Individual Roles

Improve Student Collaboration by Assigning Individual Roles

Second grade teacher Becki Cope teaches her second graders how to work in groups. She uses specific roles to make sure all students are engaged in collaboration. Watch the video.


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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