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Using Humor to Get Students to the Top of Bloom's Taxonomy

Rae Pica with Ed Dunkelblau, Diana Loomans, Melanie Link Taylor 

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Humor used well can be an amazing tool for engaging students and bringing joy into your classroom. Tune in for some tips on how to get students laughing and thinking more. 

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Helping Young Kids Learn to Resolve and Manage Conflict

Rae Pica with Karen Stephens, Sandy Heidemann, Deborah J. Stewart, Karen Nemeth 

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Students who don't develop the ability to manage conflict can fall prey to a panoply of problems in later life. In this segment our guests share strategies for empowering children with critical conflict resolution skills.  

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10 Smart Ways to End the School Day

Rae Pica with Angela Watson, Kristen Vincent, Melanie Link Taylor, Jennifer Carey

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The end of a long school day can be tough for students as well as teachers. In this segment, our guests offer their best ideas for closing out the last few minutes of the day.

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Tips for Teaching Controversial Topics

Rae Pica with Diana Hess, Bill Bigelow, Dan Brown

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Evolution, global warming, same-sex marriage, civil rights. All of these topics can be tough to teach. In this segment our guests provide some guidelines.

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Stepping Toward Sensible, Valid Teacher Evaluations

Rae Pica with W. James Popham, Lisa Nielsen

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In this segment we look at formative and summative teacher evaluations and discuss what teachers can do to support more valid and effective assessments.

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