Jennifer Flores

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Critical Thinking Questions Students Should Be Able to Ask

December 18, 2014<br>As I argued in an earlier post titled ”Critical Thinking Questions Based on Bloom's Taxonomy”, questioning is the key to critical …

The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking

The Question Game by Sophie Wrobel, geist.avesophos.de The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking Big idea: Teaching kids to ask …

Critical Thinking

What Are Your Teaching Essentials? Teachers Share What They Can't Teach Without

It takes coffee—and some other essentials—to run a classroom. Teachers shared their five must-haves when it comes to classroom organization and …

Must-read sci-fi and fantasy novels for May

Welcome to another installment of the Fangrrls genre fiction preview! There are some great titles releasing in May. I’m a little behind on my reading …

Actually, 'The Great Gatsby' Is Trash

Contrary to popular belief, the book isn't so great or novel, although it sure is American.<p>Among the books everybody's forced to read in high school, <i>T</i><i>he Great Gatsby</i> is one of the most famous and definitive. Its legacy goes hand-in-hand with the idea of the Great American Novel—relatively easy to …

Literature

And Here We Are: Best Contemporary Dystopian Fiction

Dave Eggers<p>Best-selling author and McSweeney’s founder Dave Eggers stunned us all in 2000 with his searingly honest memoir <i>A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius</i>, and he hasn’t slowed down since. In 2013 he published his tenth work of fiction, <i>The Circle</i>, a dark, fast-paced novel that addresses …

Books

We Know A Book You'll Love Based On A Book You've Liked

Because if you don't read books from women, you're missing out on half the world's perspective.

Books

Best selling YA novels in the new millennium

The young adult fiction genre is off the charts in terms of popularity right now and sales have risen by 40 percent over the last decade.<p>It’s no …

Books

How to Wake Up Early Without Sacrificing Your Sleep

Regulate your body's clock so you can maximize your own energy and productivity.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When your circadian rhythm is out of whack, your work life can get off kilter as well. It is almost impossible to have a high-performance work day, every day, …

Fun, entertaining and helpful book about classroom management! @garyrubinstein http://t.co/1JxSyouA2N

The Parent Communication App for Schools Teachers

"Must have teacher productivity app"I am super pumped I found an app that meets a few different needs and eliminates some of the excess.<br>- Caffeine & …

15 guidelines for great #teaching by @sylviaduckworth & @TeachThought #edchat #education #cpchat https://t.co/PtHSMbsaIR

10 Types of Parents That Teachers Secretly Hate

Most parents are fantastic, but a few always make teachers dream of next summer before the year even begins.<p>Shutterstock<p>My favorite back-to-school …

How I Organize Evernote

<i>A Peek Inside My Personal System</i>I often refer to Evernote as my digital brain. It has replaced my physical filing cabinet, allowing me to go …

Now This Is A Student Goal-Setting Strategy That May Actually Work

I posted “Everyone Is A Teacher” Is A New Engagement Strategy I’m Using & It Seems To Be Working earlier this week, and it was – rightfully, I think …

Teaching

What Does Personalized Learning Mean for Students?

Many schools are shifting to personalized learning models to better ensure their students will graduate prepared for future success. Here are two …

12 Must-See TED Talks for Teachers

Looking to intrigue tomorrow’s first period class? Want to connect with that student sleeping in the back row? Tasked with giving a presentation at …

Teaching

School Library Month 2017

To share how you empower students in your school library double click anywhere on the yellow comic background or click the pink plus icon in the …

What the Trump Budget Means for School Libraries

School libraries across the country are no strangers to budgetary pinches. But if President Trump’s budget goes through as proposed, these …

5 Ways to Use Buncee in the Library

Buncee is a wonderfully easy and fun way to create digital content in your school library. This web-based creation and presentation tool allows …

College Student Creates App to Lead Young People To Diverse Books

Part of navigating childhood means searching for role models of all kinds, whether they’re in the music industry, on YouTube, or at the movies. …

James Patterson To Give $1.75 Million To Bolster Classroom Libraries

<b>3,500 TEACHERS TO RECEIVE GRANTS FOR CLASSROOM LIBRARIES FROM JAMES PATTERSON AND SCHOLASTIC AS PART OF 2017 SCHOOL LIBRARY CAMPAIGN</b><p><b>April 20, 2017,</b> …

Books

Happy Together: Looking and Listening | Listen In

Hot cocoa and whipped cream. Cookies and milk. Peanut butter and jelly. Some things in life are better when perfectly paired—including books. Stories …