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September 19, 2017
Top Tips

Beat the Mid-Semester Hump

It’s not too early to start preparing your students for the inevitable slump, halfway to the winter holidays. We compiled suggestions from educators around the country, and organized them into 7 great tips to help you forge through to the holidays. 

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September 8, 2017
Top Tips

The 6 Most Common Self-Improvement Goals (And How to Achieve Them)

September is officially Self-Improvement Month! If there’s something you’d like to change about yourself, you’re not alone. Here are the Top Six things that other people most want to change about themselves – along with some useful and easy tips for creating an improved YOU.

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September 7, 2017
Trending Topics

Infusing Creativity into Your Classroom – Part 2

In this final segment on ways to help nurture your students’ creativity, we bring you 20 Ideas for Creative Classroom Activities, as well as a list of links to additional resources, including creative tech tools.

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September 5, 2017
Trending Topics

Infusing Creativity into Your Classroom – Part 1

In a world dominated by Common Core and standardized state testing, we still desperately want the chance to spark our students’ creativity, encouraging curiosity, inventiveness and love of discovery. In this two-part blog we provide 7 Ways to Create a Creative Learning Environment and 20 Ideas for Creative Classroom Activities. Part 2 also includes resources for additional creative classroom activities, as well as creative tech tools.

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August 31, 2017
College, Career and Life Readiness

7 Ways to Plan for Your Future – Starting Now

High school students: As you start this new school year, thoughts of your future are sure to weigh on your mind. Here are 7 specific activities that will help you get on the path toward a happy and productive life.