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Illinois schools' strengths, weaknesses exposed in statewide survey

Like educators across Illinois, Bolingbrook High School teachers were asked to share candid observations about their administrators as part of an anonymous state survey earlier this year — and they didn't hold back.<p>About 70 percent of the teachers surveyed disagreed or strongly disagreed that their …

Making Whole-Class Reading work for Lower Achieving Readers

It’s now over a year ago since I wrote a blog post for MrsPTeach about Our Solutions to the Problems with Guided Reading. This blog post received a …

30 Innovative Ways To Use Google In Education

<b>30 Innovative Ways To Use Google In Education</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>As the search engine that’s become its own verb, Google’s success is difficult to …

5 ways to turn a worksheet into a collaborative critical-thinking activity

Worksheets: we all have to give them, we all hate doing it. Here are<b> 5 no prep ways</b> you can turn just about any lower level thinking or rote practice …

Teaching

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96,7% OF OUR STUDENTS GET BETTER GRADES ON THEIR COURSES!<p>ABOUT TESTBANKSTER<p>Save time and money—ace college the smart way!<p>Why Us?<p>Turbocharge Your …

Should We Learn To Write Cursive? An Education Expert Weighs In

"Why do we have to learn how to do something we’ll never use in the real world?"<p>I’ve always thought that if I learned anything from cursive lessons in elementary school, it was the art of persuasion.<p>When my second grade teacher, Mrs. Hasselhoff, let me and my fellow students know that it was time …

An Easy and Quick Way to Grade Quizzes on Google Drive Using Super Quiz Tool

February 22, 2015<br>Super Quiz is an excellent Google Sheets add-on that allows teachers to add some amazing functionalities to the quizzes they create …

How To Make The Perfect Budget In Google Sheets - BetterCloud Monitor

College students managing spending habits and corporations tracking their marketing expenses. They all need to make budgets. Creating an in-depth and …

4 Things You Can Do Right Now to Create a Perfectly Organized Google Drive

The Ultimate to Google Drive<p>Everyone organizes their Google Drive differently. Shockingly, many Google Apps users don’t organize them at all. By …

Google Drive

How to Eliminate Choices as They're Used on Google Forms

This afternoon on Twitter I was asked if there is a way to have choices eliminated from a Google Form as they get used up. For example, if you want …

Google Classroom Gets a Share Button and More New Features

This week Google Classroom received updates that teachers and administrators should note.<p>A new "share to Google Classroom" button is starting to …

Google Classroom: Grading with Drive's Preview Mode - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom collects the students work for an assignment in a folder in Google Drive just for that assignment. This means that you are able to …

Google Classroom: Creating a Discussion Board - Teacher Tech

While I want threaded discussions in Google Classroom, I do not want them in the stream. Multiple student responses will clutter up the Google …

How To Make The Perfect Baked Spaghetti– This Recipe Is By Far The Best I’ve Tried!

If you’re in the mood for a casserole or a lasagna but don’t have the right noodles, or if you’d prefer a new take on the dish, here’s a real treat. …

Chicken Tenders with Apple Cider Sweet and Sour Sauce Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Three seemingly simple additions—a fragrant blend of dried herbs and spices in the dry brine; a boost of powerful umami flavor in the dredging; and a dipping sauce that is seasonal by way of apple cider—take a classic recipe and turn it into something that extends beyond the realm of …

Black Bean Brownies

Now Playing<p>Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48<p>A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.<p>Now Playing<p>Ice Cream in a Bag …

Pizza Cupcakes Are the Pizza That Will Change Your Life

This is happiness, you guys.<p>If you're looking to live your best and most Instagram-worthy life, this pizza cupcake recipe will up your food game. They look super fun — good for 'gramming — but more importantly, they're easy to make, and that's a good thing because no one wants to spend time fussing …

Here's the Guide You Need to Read Before You Go Grocery Shopping

Too many labels, not enough time.

Shopping

6 All-Natural Cleaning Products You Can Make at Home

<i>Welcome to Spring Clean Your Life, your one-stop shop for gotta-try-those tips & bookmark-me inspiration to spruce up your kitchen and home this season—and well beyond.</i><p>________<p>Last year, I had to clear out all our kitchen cabinets to prep for a renovation. This taught me a few things:<p><i>There is no</i> …

20 Easy Comfort Food Recipes To Feed Your Soul

YASSS.<p>There is no season for comfort food -- we need it all the time. It's there for us on the hardest of days and to celebrate the happiest ones, too. But it's definitely during the fall that our craving for a big plate of comfort strikes most frequently. Maybe it's because we're sad that summer's …

Cooking

How To Make Google Chrome Browse More Faster With These 4 Steps - Computers - Nigeria

<b>mayordadon</b>:<br>Oga o so peopl knw dy slep 4 nairaland @3:27 am<p><b>CertifiedSamuel</b>:<br>Awesome!!! But can it possibly browse more than the network speed?? Abi …

Google Chrome

9 Favorite Chrome Extensions for the Classroom

Google Chrome extensions are small software programs that can modify and enhance the functionality of the Chrome browser. They extend Google Chrome’s …

A Must Have Gmail Chrome App for Teachers

September 30, 2015 <i><br>Send from Gmail</i> is one of our favourite Chrome apps we have been using for some years now. <i>Send from Gmail</i> provides you with a quick …

Here Is A Handy Tool Students Can Use to Create Short Books in Class

October 1, 2015<br>Empowering students with a voice in class means, among other things, providing them with an outlet where they can document, create, …

Best Weight-Loss Foods for Protein Shakes

They’re fast, they’re easy and better yet, you can sip them on-the-go. But if you’re replacing full meals with a shake more often than not, you could …

Nutrition

Two Great Chromebook Tools for Creating Animations for Your Class

September 30, 2015<br>Upon your request, here are the two tools we would highly recommend for teachers seeking to create animations and explainer videos …

Education Technology