Isabel Laborde

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11 Clever Tips For Getting Out Of Bed For A Morning Workout

Half the battle of a morning workout is the part where you have to, y’know, wake up. Even though an A.M. sweat is an amazing way to get your day off …

Sleep

LESSONS TEACHERS CAN LEARN FROM THE LIFE OF FANNIE LOU HAMER: #2.The Students Are Not Empty Vessels

One of my favorite photos of Fannie Lou Hamer is one of her in front of a mass meeting teaching freedom songs. Mrs. Hamer came from a spiritual …

Mental Disorders

Critical thinking, not fear, key to drug abuse education, teacher says

A Sooke, B.C., teacher who specializes in drug education says fear is on the way out when it comes to teaching kids about substance abuse.<p>Jennifer …

We Learned A Lot In 2016 About How Preschool Can Help Kids

One of the most controversial questions in education has been whether preschool — and specifically Head Start — helps kids succeed as they move through elementary school.<p>Critics have long noted, and research has supported, that the benefits of Head Start fade in a few years. It's an important …

Education

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 …

Teaching

Parents In Spain Are Rebelling Against Homework — Should the US Join Them?

Homework has been around since… well, since schools first existed, and I remember doing a ton of it myself as a kid. I also remember refusing to do …

Education

Article on student behavior was divisive

The Register reported on student behavior and discipline at Des Moines Public Schools [Des Moines school discipline reform stirs backlash, Nov. 27]. …

Education

50 Inspiring Motivational Quotes About Mental Toughness and Willpower

Looking for a burst of inspiration and motivation when times get tough? These quotes will help you keep pursuing your goals.<p>Arguably one of the most important qualities successful people possess is mental toughness: the drive and determination and willpower to keep going when the going gets …

Motivation

5 of My Favorite English Games for ESL Students

5 of My Favorite English Games for ESL Students<p>Updated on November 17, 2015<p>Surefire Ways to Make Your Lessons More Fun<p>If you've ever taught English …

Teaching