Lindsey Wehunt

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Here Are My Back to School Resolutions. What Are Yours?

Each August, I get a renewed sense of purpose, probably as a result of binge-watching <i>Madam Secretary</i> and inspirational YouTube videos. Nevertheless, …

Teaching

Let's Stop With The Worksheets And Create Engaged Readers

<b>The Rarity of Engaged Reading</b><p>by <b>Angela Peery</b>, TeachThought PD Facilitator<p>Picture a classroom full of youngsters. They could be darling, chubby-cheeked …

11 maths podcasts to get you ready for the new term

<b>Ed Southall (Part 2), Puzzles and lessons from Japan</b> <br>Here, Southall discusses why maths puzzles are important, what makes a good puzzle, how maths …

How To Help Your Kids Learn To Write—And Love Writing

A lot of parents want to help their children write. It’s an essential skill for many future professions—whether writing memos or briefs, articles or …

Creative Writing

How To Respond When Students Say ‘I Can’t Do This’

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The later the better? Sleep-in bill would change school start times for some California students

Here’s a bedtime story for you: Asking middle school and high school students to attend class earlier than 8:30 a.m. is setting them up to fail.<p>So …

U.S. universities draw the brightest minds from across the world. Let’s stop sending them home after they graduate.

In an era of divided politics, Americans across the political spectrum agree our immigration system is badly broken. Last week, the Trump administration backed new legislation that would aim to fix it by transitioning the United States to a skills-based immigration system. This approach falls far …

Education

A Surprising Way to Reduce Math Stress

Eight in 10 teenagers identify school as a primary source of stress, and one in 10 say they’ve received lower grades because of stress. When it comes …

Some Schools Are Abolishing Homework In Favor Of Reading, And That's A Good Thing

"The quality of homework assigned is so poor that simply getting kids to read replacing homework with self-selected reading was a more powerful …

Education