Brianna Brazier

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I Used to Think Yoga Was a Joke Until This One Moment

“Take a deep breath in... and exhale it out. Begin utilizing your ujjayi breath…”<p>"Uh, ujjayi <i>what?"</i> I was in my very first yoga class and couldn't …

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5 Expert-Approved Ways to Boost Your Self-Esteem

Be it a nasty rumor, an unsightly blemish, or a bad case of the Mondays, we all have those moments when our self-confidence plummets. And, while it’s …

15 first date questions that are anything but basic

Because, "What do you do?" is dull.<p>What with all the nerves and freaking out over what to wear, thinking of first date questions can tip your pre-date worrying over the edge.<p>These first date conversation starters, from expert and author of <i>Body Language: Learn How to Read Others and Communicate with</i> …

A Good Infographic Featuring Some of The Best Classroom Management Apps and Tools

June 10, 2016<br>'Below is a collection of some very good apps and tools to help teachers with classroom management. Some of the tasks you can do with …

10 best-selling Kindle books of the year that you should read next

If you’re looking for some extracurricular reading, you should check out Amazon’s massive list of best selling Kindle books. It’s updated daily, so …

Classroom Eye Candy 2: The Learning Lounge

<b>Last November, I showed you an incredible classroom</b> that blew me away to such a degree that it caused me to launch the Classroom Eye Candy series. …

Why Gentleness Is A Strong Classroom Management Strategy

There is a common misconception that you must have a big presence to be an effective leader. You must psych yourself up, throw your shoulders back, …

February 2016 Must Reads in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror

<b>Here are the books that I’m especially looking forward to in SFF and Horror for February (so, SO, much awesome)! What are you looking forward</b> …

9 Novels to Read Based on Your Favorite Book Boyfriends

The 33 books every teacher should read

1. <i>How Children Succeed: grit, curiosity and the hidden power of character</i> by Paul Tough<p>Chosen by <b>Nicky Morgan, secretary of state for education and</b> …

5 Apps to Rev Up Students’ Reading Levels

January 11, 2016<p>Reading, the foundation to exploring text in every subject area, is an essential component for learning. Readers at a variety of ages …

Review: An enchanting children's book by Nicholas Rossis @Nicholas_Rossis #fantasy #childrens

'Runaway Smile' is an enchanting story, capturing the innocence of a young boy's quest to find his missing moniker. <br>The story appears to be quite a …

Books

How Parents and Teachers Can Work Together For Powerful Learning Outcomes

MindShift readers are often intrigued by new ideas and strategies being tried around the country, but many educators are also parents and know the …

10 Classroom Management Ideas to Try

There are always a few <b>classroom management</b> things that teachers would love to try out, but never seem to get around to doing. This year is the year …

Classroom Management: 4 Approaches to Encourage Your Students to Become Self-Motivated Superstars

As different situations arise, you will discover that different approaches need to be taken to manage a classroom effectively. The root of the …

31 iPad Apps For A Smoother-Running Classroom

Jan 26, 2014 by Peter Lakeman - itunes.apple.com - 3035<p>An all-in-one tool that consists of:<p>Fully fledged grade book, configurable, with custom …

Every teacher's secret weapon for classroom management

Teachers will do just about anything to get their students to listen and learn. They’ll brush up on age-appropriate pop culture just to seem …

Teaching

Best Children’s Books of 2015

<b>Bernice Gets Carried Away</b>—Hannah Harrison<p>In some ways, <i>Bernice Gets Carried Away</i> is very typical: talking animals, bad attitudes, valuable life lesson …

Books

The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer review – a study in loss and love

This gripping tale of the abduction of a young girl paints a fascinatingly complex picture of pain and loss<p>How does a person cope with the pain of losing those they most love? This is a fate befalling characters in Kate Hamer’s gripping debut novel which explores lives turned into “a terrible …

Here's How to DIY a Sheet Mask—and Help Your Winter-Dry Skin—on the Cheap

It's cold outside, so your skin's probably a bit on the dreary side. And it's the end of the spending-frenzy season, so your bank account is probably also looking a little sad. This moisturizing, customizable DIY sheet mask idea from Sarah Lee, co-founder of K-beauty e-tailer Glow Recipe, is an …

Advice for Teachers Starting with Classroom Blogging

Today was the first day of EdCampVoxer, and I’ve loved the conversations in several of the rooms including “Making as Learning,” “Let’s explore …

National Education Technology Plan outlines best classroom practices

Dive Brief:<p>“Future Ready Learning: Reimagining the Role of Technology in Education,” a new federal 21-point guide to tech use in the classroom …

‘Tablets and e-readers represent a revolution in learning: we just need to make sure the most deprived children can benefit’

iPads, e-readers and other tablet computers frequently top polls of children’s most wanted presents at Christmas. Inevitably, this trend worries …

Education Technology

Florida schools share their tips for introducing new learning technology

Posted by John Allen and David Harrington, Google for Education team<i><br>Editor's note: Schools across Florida are seeing great success with Google for</i> …

7 Great Tools to Create Digital Mashups in Class

December 19, 2015<br>One way to creatively integrate technology in classroom learning is through engaging students in media activities that involve the …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Poll Your Students With AnswerGarden

AnswerGarden is a neat service that allows you to quickly create and distribute open-ended poll questions. It’s a great tool for group brainstorming …

A diverse mix of picture books, perfect for reading aloud

"Think of a librarian who is a master storyteller performing a well-rehearsed reading to a room full of children or a doting uncle reading a childhood favorite to a cherished niece," writes children's literature expert Joe Sutliff Sanders. "These speaking readers have interpretations … of the words …

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