Schools and classrooms are where children spend a significant amount of time each week, and teachers have an opportunity to help their students make the most of that time together by developing a classroom community each day.
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I teach in an urban school environment with much socioeconomic diversity, and my students also span a broad range of academic achievement. Some students need significant support for standard coursework, while others need challenges beyond their grade level. This vast spectrum of needs makes differentiation an enormous challenge. This is why project-based learning is a mainstay in my classroom. When done correctly, PBL evens the playing field. Learn more about implementing PBL at the link!
This week, we're sharing our new FutureFit Projects, which incorporate social-emotional, real-world, and college- and career-readiness skills into core curriculum through our FutureFit skill set. In updates outside the realm of FutureFit, we've also added three lesson plans from Blick Art Materials.
Make your first lessons of the school year relevant with these literature guides focused on back-to-school icebreakers, elections, and more. You will find titles appropriate for elementary, intermediate, and high-school students.
Learn about the "skills gap" for new graduates, why SEL and 21st-century skills are so important, and best practices for implementing them in the classroom with this guide. Includes social-emotional learning definitions and theories from several leading educational authorities, helpful research and studies, and project-based learning resources for the classroom.
As a teacher, forming good working relationships with your students’ parents is imperative in helping your students be successful. Keep reading to learn how to communicate and collaborate with even the most difficult parents.
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