BethAnn Smith

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The Reading League - Advancing Evidence in Practice

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP<br>ROAD TO READING: A Program for Preventing & Remediating Reading Difficulties<p>July 27-28, 2017<br>9:00am-3:30pm...<br>CNY / …

Banishing Cellulite: The Foam Roller Detox | Goop

Integrative structural specialist and frequent <i>goop</i> contributor Lauren Roxburgh is a bit of a magician. By manipulating the fascia—i.e., the saran …

6 Powerful Learning Strategies You MUST Share with Students

Interview with Megan Smith and Yana Weinstein ( transcript):<p><b>What does the word “study” mean to you?</b><p>Have you ever told your students to study for a …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

What hot temperatures can do to your running and how to cope

However many bad-conditions-will-make-you-stronger quotes we collect, there’s still one aspect of weather that most of us runners do our best to …

1500 Calorie Diet - Following an Easy Diet Menu to Quick Weight Loss

The key to losing weight is to go on a lower calorie diet than your normal one. Just like most of us you probably have quite a busy lifestyle to …

The No-Crunch Core Workout

Despite their abs-firming reputation, crunches aren't the shortcut to a six-pack. In order to strengthen your entire core, you need to target all of …

Workouts

Google voice search records and keeps conversations people have around their phones – but the files can be deleted

Google could have a record of everything you have said around it for years, and you can listen to it yourself.<p>The company quietly records many of the …

The Best Online Tools That Can Help Students Write An Essay

<b>This post was originally one lamenting the lack of good online student essay-writing tools, but I’ve turned it into a “Best” list – even though I</b> …

PBS is Giving Away iBooks to Teachers

PBS has released a series of free interactive digital books for teachers.<p>The series covers a number of topics including math, science, foreign …

Italy's Amalfi Coast

Save Place<p>80067 Sorrento, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy<p>Sorrento is a small quaint town that seemingly opens Italy's door(s) to the gorgeous …

Italy

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SEL Weekly Update

I’ve recently begun this weekly post where I’ll be sharing resources I’m adding to The Best Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Resources or other …

The Best Fitness Trackers to Log Your Workouts and Weight Loss

A little incentive to help you stick to your fitness goals.<p>Consider the ways you plan to use your fitness tracker before purchasing it. For example, outdoor runners and cyclists will surely appreciate a device with built-in GPS connectivity. Users who are looking to measure only basics such as …

12 Nature Documentaries That Will Blow Your Mind

You can learn so much without ever leaving your couch.<p>Binge-watching comic-book shows and savoring prestige dramas are fine pastimes, but sometimes you need to sit back, relax, and look at animals walking around in scenic vistas. If you pay close attention, you might even learn a weird fact about …

Do Teachers Need Response to Intervention?

Response to Intervention (RTI) has been proven to work with students. Why don't we use it with teachers?

Pedagogy

The 10 Most Romantic Small Towns in Italy

When it comes to setting the mood, Italy has so much more to offer than serenades along the canals of Venice. In fact, some of its most dreamy holiday destinations are little-known towns and villages, from low-key Sicilian seaside escapes to medieval hamlets in the Umbrian countryside. This roundup …

Italy

Lighten up family time with 20 board games they’ll be begging to play again

In case you missed it, board games have gotten really good recently. With so much of our lives mediated through screens, it’s refreshing and …

Must Watch TED Talks on The Power of Reading Books

August, 2015<br>Books hold a deep magic, an empowering spell that once cracked open could illuminate the entire universe of the self. Books are semiotic …

This woman wrote One Direction fanfic on her phone and ended up with a major book deal

Now, Todd is a bona fide best-selling author thanks to a story she wrote mostly on her iPhone.<p>Her five-book "After" series has been published in 29 countries and read over a billion times on Wattpad, the digital reading platform where she originally published it. Paramount even recently purchased …

There's a surprise in this teen's brilliant poem, and now it's going viral around the world

We all have those terrible, horrible, no good, very bad days. You know, when you spill something on your white shirt, and you miss the bus, and you …

10 Online Tools to Upgrade Students’ Essay Writing Skills

<b>10 Online Tools to upgrade Students’ Essay Writing Skills</b> <br>As an educator, you have the noble duty of awakening your students’ potential to express …

Writing

Peer Coaching to Enrich Professional Practice, School Culture, and Student Learning

<i>Pam Robbins</i><p>About This Book<p>How can educators work together more effectively to improve professional practice in a way that enhances student …

Lost for words? How reading can teach children empathy

Teacher Network,Education,Australian education,US education,Teaching tips,Schools,Primary schools,Secondary schools,Private schools,Teaching,Literacy,English and creative writing,Children's books: 7 and under,Children's books: 8-12 years,Teen books,Books,Children and teenagers<p>Stories have the power …

Watch a clever teacher annoy the back row of class to teach all students an important lesson.

A high school teacher wanted share an important life lesson with his students.<p>But a dull lecture just wouldn't do. So he planned a simple interactive …

Teaching

Survey reveals 50 books that every child should read by 16

Roald Dahl is still king of children's literature according to a survey for World Book Day<p>Roald Dahl is the author that people would most like their children to read, according to a new survey to find 50 books that children should read by the time they are 16.<p>A survey of 2,000 readers by …

Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

Two Excellent Tutorials on How to Create A Newsletter for Your Classroom

February 21, 2015<br>Newsletters are very good forms of communication and as teachers you can use them to communicate with parents and school community …