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How One School Turns Elementary Students Into Global Citizens

Instead of a traditional U.S. social studies class in elementary school, what about a curriculum that celebrates perspectives and cultures from around the world? It’s never too early to start teaching students how to think globally, teacher Kyle Redford writes. (April 18, 2017)

Teaching Controversial Issues in 'Interesting' Times

As a teacher at an international school in China, Bill Tolley shares his takeaways on teaching controversial subjects under censorship, while still encouraging students to develop critical thinking skills. (April 18, 2017)

Teachers Go Public With Their Resignation Letters

A new study calls teachers' online grievances against the profession a form of social action. (April 18, 2017)

Interview Tip for Teachers: Be Prepared to Be Specific

(April 17, 2017)

End the Year With Moments 'Students Will Remember'

(April 16, 2017)

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Reflecting on their time as school principals, two district leaders realize how little they understood about leading change. (04/20 09:47 am)

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A Coaching Strategy: Build Professional Relationships (Video)

A Coaching Strategy: Build Professional Relationships (Video)

Joshua Parker, an instructional coach at Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior High School in Washington, D.C., and Marquis Colquitt, a 9th grade English teacher there, discuss the importance of relationship building. They explain why communication and mindfulness are key to the success of their coaching sessions and how their positive relationship is the foundation that they build instruction upon. Watch the video.

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(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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