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7 Reading Readiness Apps for Special Needs Students

How can we use tech to support the special-needs population? Technology has been touted as a game changer for many reasons: personalization, pacing, …

Edutopia

The dictionary defines "reading readiness" as the point when a child transforms from being a non-reader to being a reader.

#TEDEdChat: Kids Taking Charge | Kiran Sethi |

The Importance of Avoiding Burnout for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues

Imagine having 14-hour days with few breaks, loads of work and lots of stress. For many kids with learning and attention issues, that’s not so …

Mental Health

Nurturing Growth Mindsets: Six Tips From Carol Dweck

Encouraging students' growth mindset is about more than just praising raw effort, Stanford Professor Carol Dweck said at an Education Week event. …

Pedagogy

Teacher as Researcher: The Ultimate Professional Development

Support and Growth<p>As a doctoral student, I participated on the Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum Teacher Researcher Team led by Jane Hansen, …

Teaching

Facing Race Issues In the Classroom: How To Connect With Students

“I didn’t know that [teachers] felt so uncomfortable talking about it until we started doing this,” said Alexa Parvey, a junior at Chapel Hill High …

Strategies for Reaching Apathetic Students

Often, what looks like a lack of motivation can be a way to hide the underlying story. It’s easier to say “I don’t care,” than “I need help.” Spend …

5 Keys to Challenging Implicit Bias

"Why?" I implored. "My students are doing the same caliber of work as honors students at the magnet school across town."<p>"<i>Our</i> students aren't …

Is Your School Asking the Right Questions About Poverty?

Retention as an intervention for underachievement does not work. Sixty years of research bear out this conclusion. Thus, we view it as the poster …

5 Easy Options for Beginning Tech Integration

There are some ways to integrate technology in your classroom that adds value to your learning environment and pretty much can be a go to no matter …

U.S., China agree to draft resolution on North Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> The United States and China have reached an agreement on a new United Nations Security Council draft resolution aimed at punishing North Korea in the wake of its recent nuclear test and for violating previous resolutions, a Security Council diplomat told CNN on Wednesday.<p>The resolution is …

North Korea

Lens Distortion in Portraits

As a portrait photographer, I love getting a close, tight shot that really captures the personality of my subject. Understanding the limitations and …

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