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The Successful Education Toolkit: What do Children Need to Flourish at School?

Originally posted on FlourishingChildhood:
We want our children to have a great education, so what is the secret? We tend to look hard at what is on offer: the quality…

March 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Cool Flowchart to Teach Students How to Cite and Credit Images ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Let’s face it, students have more access to online resources than ever before; thus, the conversation about how best to cite and credit images is becoming even more imperative. The … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · 5 Comments

Dangers of Focusing Solely on Grading

Originally posted on WJPS Blazer: voice of the students:
by Markella Giannakopoulos, staff reporter Focusing on grades has become a big part of students lives influencing their education as well…

February 24, 2014 · 4 Comments

Unrealistic Expectations: Does ADHD Medication Make a Lasting Difference to Academic Achievement?

Schools have been working with children with symptoms of hyperactivity for decades; however, the management of hyperactivity (particularly ADHD) has changed drastically especially when it comes to the treatment of symptoms. … Continue reading

February 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

Happy Valentine’s Day

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February 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Great Teachers and Engaging Lessons

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February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Digital Learning Day 2014: Resource Roundup | Edutopia

  Attention teachers and administrators: the third annual Digital Learning Day is on Wednesday, February 5, 2014. Digital Learning Day is a K-12 initiative which promotes “the opportunity for a robust … Continue reading

February 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

39 Ways to Love Math

There was a gathering of math lovers last week in Baltimore, and the post that I am sharing is an example of the fruits of their labor. There are so … Continue reading

January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Reading Challenge for Preschoolers

I discovered a news story today that I could not wait to share. The Louisville Free Public Library with support from the Louisville Library Foundation and the Community Foundation of Louisville … Continue reading

January 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Finish Strong!

As we begin each academic school year, we do so with lots of hopes and dreams and plenty of nervous energy. However, by the mid-year mark, we still have a … Continue reading

January 20, 2014 · Leave a comment