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5 Ways to Individualize Instruction for Heritage Speakers

Those who have a home language other than English bring a...
Rich Sayers
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By Rich Sayers | 3 Feb 17

3 Surprising Facts about Career and Technical Education

Vocational and Educational Training (VET) is now emerging...
Jim Brazell
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By Jim Brazell | 19 Jan 17

6 Tips for New Teachers

Nothing can truly prepare you for the life of a teacher; you just sort of dive in and do...
Perry Clemons
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By Perry Clemons | 11 Jan 17

Teaching in the New Year

Welcome to the new year fellow educators! Not only have we enjoyed some well deserved...
Megan Howe
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By Megan Howe | 5 Jan 17
Our top 3 blog posts from 2016

Our Top 3 Fresh Ideas for Teaching Blog Posts from 2016!

This year we launched our new Fresh Ideas For Teaching blog...
Nina Austin
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By Nina Austin | 12 Dec 16
Inventive Spelling

Learning from Inventive Spelling

Spelling at the emerging level is about learning what kids know and don’t know about...
Pamela Musick
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By Pamela Musick | 9 Dec 16
Megan Howe
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By Megan Howe | 5 Dec 16

When it Comes to Reading and Writing, Volume Matters

When I first started teaching, I ran a “4 x 4...
Kelly Gallagher
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By Kelly Gallagher | 21 Nov 16