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How A First-Day-Of-School Lesson Can Improve Classroom Management For The Rest Of The Year

There exists a strategy that, if taught on the first day of school, can have a profound effect on the rest of the year. It takes little if any …

25 Insanely Clever Schoolteacher Hacks

Brilliant tips and tricks to help teachers of any grade save time, money, and patience.

5 Important Tips for Teaching Anything

Just because you have knowledge doesn't mean you know how to teach it. Try these tips for imparting your wisdom effectively.<p>Nearly everyone has to teach something to someone at some point. You might be training your team, instructing a colleague or even helping your child get smarter. As a …

Teaching

Here Is A Handy Tool for Creating Rubrics to Use in Class

July 19, 2015<br>ForAllRubrics is another cool web tool for easily creating rubrics, checklists, and badges. The site provides a wide variety of …

Starting a School Makerspace from Scratch

Step 2: Get Others Involved<p>Start a steering committee for your makerspace by involving interested teachers and students. Include your committee in …

Makerspaces

Here Is How to Use PowerPoint to Create Educational Infographics

July 16, 2015<br>Here is an interesting short video from Microsoft in Education showing you how to use PowerPoint 2013 to create educational infographics …

Hidden Gems: 20 Awesome Web Tools for Teachers

Most teachers today use technology in the classroom. Many are eager to utilize more tools to enhance their lessons and give their students more …