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Women's History Month: 6 Lesson Plan Resources for Teachers

Edutopia - 4 min 48 sec ago
Matt Davis highlights free and easy-to-implement classroom resources to celebrate Women's History Month in March.
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How Teams Can Transform Schools

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
In order to lead your school toward the change you want to manifest, you need to first understand the essential nature of team building. 
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Design Thinking in Education: Empathy, Challenge, Discovery, and Sharing

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
As a model for reframing methods and outcomes, design thinking reconnects educators to their creativity and aspirations for helping students develop as deep thinkers and doers.  
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Weekly Update: Educational Webinars, Unconferences, and Conferences

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Get a roundup of educational webinars, conferences, and edcamps aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!
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The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Get a roundup of educational grants, contests, awards, free toolkits, and classroom guides aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!
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The Connective Power of Project-Based Clinical Experiences

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
A project-based clinical approach develops learning opportunities for both students and teacher candidates, relying on authentic collaborations that involve university faculty and classroom teachers.
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Student Innovators Take Local Action on Global Climate Challenge

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
See what happens when a group of high school students pitch energy-saving proposals to a panel of entrepreneurs, professors, and sustainability experts.
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Conversing, Consulting, and Creating

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Through quick, deep, frequent conversations, teachers can understand students' ideas and support their challenges, act as a guide, and help identify models and sources of inspiration.
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20 Awesome BYOD and Mobile Learning Apps

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Explore a wealth of tips and links for mobile learning apps that work across multiple platforms, an essential feature for running a BYOD classroom.
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Improving Schools Through Design Thinking

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Along with teaching students how to master design thinking, this five-step model of empathize, define, ideate, prototype, and test can also be used in running the school itself.
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Helping Your Students Cope With a Violent World

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Strategies for helping children make sense of a violent world include historical perspective, risk assessment of their daily lives, writing to leaders, and reaching out to victims.
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Young Storytellers: The Tale Begins

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Engaging children in the storytelling arts can easily enhance curriculum and social-emotional learning while building confidence and strengthening the school community.
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Help! I Need the School Nurse!

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
A paramedic and teacher describes the symptoms of and first responses to anaphylaxis, seizures, and diabetic episodes when they occur in the classroom.
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Lights, Cameras, Teach! Movie Making as a Lesson Planning Strategy

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Check out these seven ideas for bringing the creative juices of movie making into your teaching practice.
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Full STEAM Ahead: Why Arts Are Essential in a STEM Education

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Educators can bring creative people into STEM fields by showing students the creativity in what they're doing and how it lets them explore their own creative interests.
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Mindful Facilitation: Don’t Do Something, Just Stand There

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
To help students find their own way in PBL, use mindfulness techniques like tuning into your own body, nonjudgmental observation, and embracing the "don't know" mind.
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Unlocking the Code for Robotics in the Classroom

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Teaching robotics to elementary students can enhance sensory learning, improve socialization, provide opportunities for hands-on innovation, and raise the level of rigor.
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3 Videos on the Importance of Empathy

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
These three videos on the importance of empathy will help inspire a conversation in the classroom and beyond. 
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Cultivating a New Leadership Archetype

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
Transformative school leaders embrace creativity and play, reimagine meetings, promote a culture of celebration through their daily interactions, and maintain their own health and spirit.
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5 Ways ESSA Impacts Standardized Testing

Edutopia - 4 min 49 sec ago
One of the biggest complaints about NCLB was the test-and-punish nature of the law. Read about how ESSA could change that. 
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