10.03.2014
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Bullied to Bodybuilder: Using Fitness to Build Confidence

According to statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in every five high school students experiences bullying….

09.30.2014
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iPad Apps for Staying On Task

Keeping organized throughout the school year can be challenging for both teachers and students. Between assignments, meetings and schedule changes,…

09.30.2014
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Panama Canal: Behind the Scenes Photos

I traveled to Panama this summer for the 100th Anniversary of the Panama Canal. An expansion project is under way…

09.26.2014
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Lunch Faves with a Healthy Twist (Inspired by the First Lady)

A few weeks ago, I had the chance to sit down with First Lady Michelle Obama to talk about healthy…

09.16.2014
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Social Studies Strategies: Tableau in the Classroom

There are different ways to breathe life into your Social Studies lessons – including standing absolutely still. A tableau is…

09.08.2014
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EdTech in Action: Collaborating on Google Docs

Collaboration at the middle and high school level can take on many forms. Students can work together to study for…

09.01.2014
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Social Studies Strategies: Timeline Activities

Educators work hard to make sure students have a conceptual understanding of events that have taken place over the course…

08.25.2014
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Starting the Year Smart with Technology

The beginning of the year is an exciting time for teachers, students, and all members of the school community. If…

08.19.2014
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BTS: How Teachers Are Using Tech in the Classroom

As students head back to school they’ll find that more and more teachers are using technology in their classroom. Whether…

08.05.2014
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EdTech Trend: Teachers Who Blog

“Blogs” have become a part of our everyday vernacular. It’s a great place to go to hear a new idea…