5 Ways to Use Student Choice to Improve Learning

Providing students with opportunities to make choices in their learning process can improve their long-term decisionmaking skills, says Thomas Armstrong. (January 17, 2017)

Caught Between Worlds: Balancing Classroom Teaching With Teacher Leadership

Teachers who want to bridge leadership within the classroom and beyond its walls should utilize professional learning networks and use their passion as a grounding force to meet both sets of demands, say Tricia Ebner and Char Shryock. (January 17, 2017)

Survey: In Literacy, What's Trendy Isn't Always What's Important

A new survey from the International Literacy Association finds that teachers thought early education was both important and "hot;" access to books, teacher preparation, and underresourced schools, they said, are important but not as trendy. (January 12, 2017)

Why Do I Teach?

(January 17, 2017)

Celebrating Invisible Success in the Classroom

(January 16, 2016)


How can we signal to the marketplace that we expect all educators to experience only effective professional learning and that we won't accept anything less? (01/05 02:33 pm)

Teaching Channel Spotlight

Ready to Learn: Creating an Inclusive Classroom (Video)

Ready to Learn: Creating an Inclusive Classroom (Video)

Jen Saul, a 3rd grade teacher at East Palo Alto Charter School in California, creates a positive classroom culture by using a classroom pledge to help students remember learning expectations and by supporting students as they learn to work together toward academic success. 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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