Fresh ideas for teaching

Welcome to our PreK-12 blog.  Find helpful tips, lesson freebies, and more from educators like you.

Using Authentic Texts to Connect With Your Students

Teachers, we have all made it more than halfway through the...
Megan Howe
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By Megan Howe | 15 Feb 18

8 Great STEM Lesson Ideas For the Winter Olympics

The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games begin on February...
Michael Comer
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By Michael Comer | 5 Feb 18
Francis Fennell
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By Francis Fennell | 17 Jan 18

An Andon Cord for Teachers

In the 1950's Toyota implemented the Andon Cord. It was a physical rope that followed the...
Chris Gleason
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By Chris Gleason | 11 Jan 18

Our Top 3 Fresh Ideas for Teaching Blog Posts from 2017!

As the year comes to an end, we looked back on the year to...
Walter Rodriguez
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By Walter Rodriguez | 14 Dec 17

3 Ways to Embrace New Technology in Your Classroom

The technology we use is continuously changing. As a...
Becca Foxwell
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By Becca Foxwell | 7 Dec 17

Finding Your Inner Teacher Leader

What’s it like to be that ‘one in a million' teacher of the year?  Only a few of us...
Leslie Ford
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By Leslie Ford | 5 Dec 17

Giving Your Students the Choice and Voice

In our lives, we gravitate towards things for two...
Pam Allyn
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By Pam Allyn | 27 Nov 17