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3 Ways to Get Your Students Up and Active

“Mrs. Foxwell, I love coming into your classroom, because...
Becca Foxwell
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By Becca Foxwell | 8 Oct

3 Tips for Building an Anti-Bullying School Culture

October is bullying prevention month. As a teacher, I had a...
Kelisa Wing
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By Kelisa Wing | 1 Oct

Assessing Knowledge and Cleverness in the Math Classroom

It took me many years of teaching to figure out that my...
Dan Kennedy
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By Dan Kennedy | 25 Sep

3 Ways To Cope With Change

Change. To some people, that word evokes many different types of emotions: excitement,...
Kelisa Wing
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By Kelisa Wing | 24 Sep

Getting to Know Students on a Personal Level

Martin Luther King said, “The good neighbor looks beyond...
Kelisa Wing
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By Kelisa Wing | 17 Sep

The Power of Student Choice

Student choice is a powerful tool for transforming classrooms! It’s a cost free, low...
Becca Foxwell
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By Becca Foxwell | 10 Sep

Reading is Not Just a Grade!

My heart broke when a former student’s mom told me that her now 6th grade son, Dan,...
Becca Foxwell
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By Becca Foxwell | 10 Sep

Don’t Cut Your Read Aloud!

Time is the never-ending struggle in the classroom. I hear it over and over again and...
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By Becca Foxwell | 4 Sep