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1 Being There for Students When You're Emotionally Unavailable
2 Five Counterintuitive Ways to Be a Better Teacher This School Year
3 Teacher-Funded School Supplies: Reducing the Burden Without Harming Kids
4 Things To Do Now to Be Better Organized When You Head Back to School
5 The CRAP Test: Teaching Students to Critically Evaluate the Quality of Online Information
6 Overcoming Burnout: Why Overwhelmed Is the New Normal and What to Do About It - PART II
7 Overcoming Burnout: Why Overwhelmed Is the New Normal and What to Do About It - PART I
8 Do You Have A Summer Reading List? Here Are Some Recommendations
9 Ending the School Year: Recharging Your Batteries
10 When Students Fail: What Does it Really Mean? What's a Teacher to Do?
11 Five Things Every Teacher Should Know About Teaching Students in Poverty
12 Using Humor to Get Students to the Top of Bloom's Taxonomy
13 Helping Young Kids Learn to Resolve and Manage Conflict
14 10 Smart Ways to End the School Day
15 Tips for Teaching Controversial Topics
16 Stepping Toward Sensible, Valid Teacher Evaluations
17 Using Social Media with Parents: What Works, What to Avoid
18 What Savvy Teachers Know About Managing Disruptive Student Behavior
19 Using Social Media With Students: What Works, What to Avoid
20 Ten Ways to Make Test Prep Fun
21 Why Students Tune out: Five Ways to Get Students to Listen and Hear
22 Getting Students (and Ourselves) Over the Third- Quarter Slump
23 Timely Tax Tips for Teachers
24 Creating Trouble-free Transitions
25 Helping Stress-Out Students Stress Less
26 Motivating Unmotivated Students
27 Three Things Every Educator Should Know About Teaching Black Boys
28 The Hidden Challenges of Teaching Homeless Students
29 Rethinking Classroom Cell Phone Policies, High-Tech Cheating and the Meaning of Google Glass
30 Two Teachers Share Their Candid Views on Dealing with "The System"
31 Looking Back, Looking Ahead to 2014
32 Designing Questions that Drive Real Learning
33 The Most Common Mistakes Teachers Make with Introverted Students
34 Hidden Causes of the Achievement Gap Between Boys and Girls
35 Balancing Act: Celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza in School
36 Will This Be on the Test?: Making Content Relevant
37 Balancing Act: Celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza in School
38 How Teachers Can Help Students Embrace the Role of Failure in Learning
39 The Classic Classroom Management Mistake and How to Avoid It
40 Trusting Students to Lead Their Learning: Does It Really Work? If So, How?
41 Hidden Causes of Low Parental Engagement in Urban Schools and What to Do About It
42 What To Do When Good Lesson Plans Go Wrong
43 Teacher/Parent Relationships: When the Going Gets Rough
44 Helping Students to Cope With Tragedy
45 Getting Beyond Burnout
46 Staying Motivated, Passionate and Excited About Teaching
47 How the Communications Culture of Your School Impacts You
48 Student-Led Parent-Teacher conferences
49 Teacher Voice: How to Make Sure That When You Speak People Listen
50 Quickly Creating a Sense of Community in Your Classroom
51 Tracking Students Was Dead, But Now...
52 Your Classroom Management Plan for Day One: Setting Expectations
53 Making a Good Impression on Your First Day of Class
54 iLiteracy: Distinguishing Fact from Fiction Online
55 Student Plagiarism in the Digital Age: Easier to Do, Easier to Catch, Still a Challenge
56 Advanced Degrees? Additional Credentials?: What Teachers Really Need
57 Is the Sage on the Stage Really Dead? Yes. Well, Almost...
58 The Path to Reclaiming the Teaching Profession
59 Teaching Creativity in a Climate That Discourages It
60 Summertime: How Best to Spend the Time Off
61 Teaching Creativity: Can It Really Be Done?
62 Is Staying Connected the Solution to Teacher Discouragement?
63 Rethinking Boundaries Between Teachers and Students: Tough Teacher, Trusted Friend Or...
64 Many Teachers Discouraged, Many Not, The Difference Is...
65 Classroom Management: Yes, Bribes and Threats Work But....
66 Five Classroom Problems Directly Traceable to Student Sleep Deprivation
67 Are You Prepared To Teach Gifted Kids? Top Dos and Don'ts
68 Developing Higher-Order Teaching Skills for Educational Technology
69 Do You Have to Be an Entertainer to Engage Your Students?
70 Alternative Professional Development: The Good, the Bad and the Better
71 Surviving and Thriving on a Teacher's Salary
72 Surving the Perils and Challenges of Grading
73 Dealing With Difficult, Negative, Toxic Peers
74 Managing The Hidden Differences in Your Classroom
75 Boycotting Standardized Tests: Good Idea? Will It Make a Difference?
76 Children Playing With Toy Guns and Imaginary Assault Weapons In School, Problem?
77 How PLNs are Transforming Education and Returning Classrooms to Teachers
78 Homework? Really? That's So 1950s
79 Lonely, Isolated Educators: Why?
80 Project Based Learning: Integrating Technology
81 Overcoming the Six Biggest Objections to Project-Based Learning (PBL)
82 When Angry Parents Target Teachers, What to Do.
83 Dress Codes: Teachers, Tattoos, Piercings and Provocative Dress: Fashion Anarchy v. Fashion Facism?
84 Keeping Up with the Pace of Education Technology
85 Teachers Watching Teachers: Keys to Peer Observation
86 Shocked, Sad, Angry:Coping With School Tragedies, What Do We Do Now?
87 OMG, I'm Being Watched:Preparing for and Surviving Classroom Observation
88 Managing the Growing Demands of Teaching
89 Everybody Wants a Piece of Me: Setting Boundaries in a 24/7 World
90 Handling Bumps, Bruises and Breaks in a Litigious, Overprotective Climate
91 Teaching in the Age of Entitlement: How to Avoid Contributing to the Problem
92 Three Ways to Get the Most Out of Professional Conferences
93 Cell Phones in the Classroom: Distraction or Undervalued Teaching Tool?
94 Accommodating Left-Handed Students in a Right-Handed World
95 Teaching Students with Autism in an Integrated Classroom
96 When Students Push Your Buttons
97 Teaching Students with Learning Difficulties
98 How to Teach and Have a Life Too
99 Three Reasons to Actively Seek Criticism Versus Avoiding it
100 Moving Beyond the One Right Answer Trap
101 Three Do's and Don'ts to Start the School Year Right
102 The Hidden Cost of Teaching: Spending Out of Pocket
103 What to Do With Students Who Feel Entitled to Succeed Without Effort
104 Dealing With Parents Who Expect Special Treatment for Their Child
105 What Type of Teacher are You, Lone Ranger or Team Player?
106 What, Teaching STEM in Preschool, Really?
107 The Three Best Ways to Stay Passionate About Teaching No Matter What
108 Face to Face Versus Online Professional Development
109 Stop Teaching to the Test, Start Teaching to the Culture
110 What is the Best Way to Assess the Progress of Young Children?
111 Teaching and Caring for Shy, Socially Sensitive Children
112 Play Dough or iPads in Early Childhood? Experts say Both but...
113 Five Ways to Get Young Children to Sit Down and Shut Up, Well Sort of...
114 Why Young Children Bite, How to Talk About It, How to Manage It
115 Child Abuse:Understanding the Mandatory Reporting Requirements
116 Student Food Allergies: What Every Educator Needs to Know
117 Ganging Up to Fight Bullying
118 Oh Come on! Banning Chocolate Milk...Really?
119 Playing it Safe, Too Safe?
120 5 Proven Tips for Teaching Children with Attention Deficit Problems
121 Tell Me Again, Why Are We Arguing about Professionalism?
122 Why Do So Many Educators Feel Devalued by Other Educators?
123 Fine Motor Skills: What Are They, Why Are They Too Important to Overlook?
124 Four Strategies for Managing Unmanageable Students In The Classroom
125 How Classroom Setup and Clutter Affect Learning and Behavior
126 Is Teaching Keyboarding in Kindergarten Developmentally Appropriate?
127 Three Great Reasons and Ways to Move Your Classroom Outdoors
128 Teaching Together: Moving from Isolation to Collaboration
129 OMG! Parent -Teacher Conferences: Why They Fail, Making Them Work
130 Touching Children in the Classroom: Why No Touch Policies Are Harmful
131 Creating a Non-Competitive Climate for Children
132 Understanding the Child's Mind Body Connection
133 How to Help Children Learn to Read Well
134 The Dangers of Praising Children Inappropriately
135 High Test Scores, Low Learning: Why Good Grades Are Not Enough
136 Early Childhod Burnout: Are You Pushing Your Children Too Hard?
137 Developing Genuine Versus Phony Self Esteem in Children
138 Bringing Out Individual Talents in Children
139 The Importance of Being a Playful Teacher
140 Coping With The Parent From Hell!
141 Worksheets, Bad? Good? Depends...
142 Right & Wrong Ways to Teach Creativity to Young Children
143 Unteaching The Bad Behaviors Children Bring From Home
144 Teaching Strategies:How to Deal with Temper Tantrums in the Classroom
145 Digital Media: Great Teaching Tool or Big Liability in the Classroom
146 Teaching Strategies:Handling Young Students Who Just Won't Sit Still
147 Child Guided Versus Teacher Directed Teaching. What's The difference? Why it Matters?
148 Why Letting Children Fail Is Critical to Success
149 Five Reasons Why Children Are Often Burned Out by Third Grade
150 It's Not Developmentally Appropriate. So What?
151 Stress Based Learning Disabilities in Young Children
152 When Parents & Teachers Disagree About What Is Developmentally Appropriate
153 Five Tested Tips for Resolving Conflicts Among Young Children
154 Solving The Growing Physical Inactivity Crisis
155 Identifying & Nurturing the Intelligence of Movement
156 Settling The Great Bilingual Education Debate
157 Should Sex Education Begin in Kindergarten?
158 Nap Time - Needed Break or Waste of Time?
159 Handling Inappropriate Sexual Behavior in Early Childhood Settings
160 Learning From What's Working
161 Withdrawing Recess As Punishment. Does It Work?
162 Fostering Empathy in Young Children
163 Is Standardized Testing Producing a Creativity Crisis?
164 Developmentally Appropriate Discipline
165 The Value of Arts in Education
166 Children and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder:What Classroom Teachers Should Know
167 Identifying and Nurturing the Gifted Child
168 Rewards for Academic Performance:A Good Idea?
169 Is Structured or Non-structured Recess The Way to Go?
170 The Benefits and Risks of Social Networking for Educators
171 Early Puberty: Causes and Implications for Educators
172 War, Gun, and Super Hero Play. Good or Bad?
173 What Are the Best Ways to Invest In Early Childhood Education?
174 Are Schools Effectively Teaching Collaboration?
175 Does Class Size Really Matter?
176 How to Make the Case For Movement in Education
177 Junk Science: Is The Concept of Multiple Learning Styles Bogus?
178 Are We Taking Playground Safety Too Far?
179 Automated Student Tracking: Is It Safe?
180 School Lunches: Part of the Problem, Part of the Solution
181 Are Children Smarter, Learning More, Sooner, Faster?
182 Will National K-3 Standards Harm or Help Young Children?
183 Can Kindergarten Standards Be Implemented in a Developmentally Appropriate Way?
184 Second Thoughts: Ooops! Why Rote Memorization is a Valid Teaching Tool
185 Pre-K Testing: The Good, the Bad and The Ugly
186 Study Challenges Classroom Free Play, Advocates Push Back
187 Moving Toward Child Development Requirements for Teachers
188 Ratings Scales for Child Care and Family Care Programs. Good, Bad or Just Ugly?
189 Should You Be Assigning Homework in Preschool?
190 Should You Have a Bachelors Degree to Work With Young Children? Maybe, Maybe Not
191 5 Ways Technology May Adversely Alter Child Development
192 At What Age Should Young Children be Exposed to Classroom Competition?
193 Why Kids Aren't Going Out to Play, Why They Should
194 Missing Students: A Bigger, Younger Problem Than We Think
195 Is Teaching Cursive Handwriting Still Important in This Digital Age?
196 Teaching Read: When is Too early, When is Too late?
197 Best Practices: Why is there a Disconnect Between What We Know and What We do?
198 Teaching Kids to Think Critically in the Age of Standardized Testing
199 Creating Praise Junkies: Are You Giving Children Too Much "Positive" Reinforcement?
200 Debunking 3 Big Fat Myths About Teaching Boys Versus Teaching Girls
201 Are We Moving From Common Standards to a Common Curriculum?
202 Managing Classroms With Punishment & Rewards
203 Understanding the Teacher/Parent Communications Gap
204 Why Play Time is Not Break Time
205 Yup! Today's Parents Are Different: What Teachers Need to Know to Survive
206 Bad Behavior: When to Ignore, When to Intervene
207 Time To Give "Time Out" a Time Out
208 Let's Get Real About What Makes A Good Teacher
209 How We Teach Girls To Have Unhealthy Self-Image
210 Avoiding Mistakes in Teaching Twins
211 When Is It Time to Quit Teaching?
212 Stealth Bullies: The Hidden Face of Bullying
213 Victims of Excellence: Teaching Children to Learn From Mistakes, Parents to Allow Them
214 Teachers Beat Down: 3 Ways to Fight Back Without Losing Your Job
215 Teaching Beyond The Test
216 Stressed Out Kids, Parents, Teachers, How to Cope
217 Handling Teacher Stress: Increase The Positive, Decrease The Negative
218 Fitting Fitness Into the Curriculum
219 Helping Parents Develop Appropriate Expectations for Their Children
220 How Much Homework Is Too Much?
221 Bringing Out a Child's Inner Spark
222 Trend Watch: Extreme Rote Teaching Growing in Popularity
223 Teaching Children Self Control
224 Nuturing Creativity and Curiosity
225 Bang! Bang!: Understanding Boys At Play
226 Understanding Different Learning Styles
227 Why Are Some Kids Are Smarter?
228 Teaching a First Born Child
229 Hey! Give Your Kids a Break!
230 Has kindergarten become the new first grade?
231 5 Myths About Children and Sports
232 Getting Dads in The Door
233 The Critical Need for Fantasy Play
234 Teaching Children to Listen

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