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December 2, 2019 Jeff Hersh

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Castle Learning's Guide To Preparing For a Substitute Teacher

Great teachers are known for giving every ounce of energy they have to make sure their work is...

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December 2, 2019 Scott Fischer

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Castle Learning User Views: Differentiated Instruction

While we like to think we know a few things about education, no one knows it better than...
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November 25, 2019 Jeff Hersh

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Using Castle Learning for Middle School English

Castle Learning offers tools and solutions to help educators teach Middle School English....

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November 19, 2019 Jeff Hersh

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How Storytelling Can Help Students Learn Complex Concepts

Storytelling is a tried and true form of communicating big ideas to listeners. Whether it’s a...

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September 27, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Castle Learning Tips for Creating a Stress Free Classroom

Working can cause stress because of the high expectations we put upon ourselves to achieve.  Teachers know that though working in education is highly rewarding, it requires constant multitasking, from classroom management and instruction to teamwork and planning.   

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September 25, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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1:1 School Technology Initiative Overview

Technology continues to evolve into an essential tool for the classroom.  Regardless of grade or level, educators understand the importance of creating future-ready students and utilizing the innate tech-based skills children bring with them to school. Many school districts are launching 1:1...

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September 24, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Changing Grade Levels: What to Consider Before Making the Switch

The best teachers are the ones who always keep their skills sharp and seek out new challenges. The eagerness to continue to learn is the spirit we want to instill in students, and it starts with the teacher’s own drive.

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September 23, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Back-to-School Tips: Diving Back into Homework

Teachers often charge into the new school year ready to dive into lessons and acquaint students with their expectations and goals for the year. Most teachers rev up weeks before the official first day of school. Students, however, can find the transition more abrupt. After all, they just spent...

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September 12, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Castle Learning Integrates with LMS Services

A new school year means new opportunities for educators to upgrade their tools and make improvements to teaching methods. Castle Learning is continually offering new features and integrations to best support teachers.  

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September 10, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Teaching A Streetcar Named Desire with Castle Learning

A Streetcar Named Desire is a landmark American play written by Tennessee Williams. It opened on stage in 1947. The play depicts post-World War II New Orleans. It explores the changes in society as America came out of the war with new optimism, marching towards social changes that left the old...

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September 3, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Teaching The Glass Menagerie with Castle Learning

Tennessee Williams’ play, The Glass Menagerie, was first performed in 1944 and continues to be studied and performed regularly.  It is considered a “memory play” as the story is told from the view of Tom Wingfield about his time working and supporting his mother and sister in the city of St....

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August 27, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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New 2019 School Year Planning Tips for Teachers

After taking some time to relax and recharge, it’s time for teachers to start back to school planning. It’s the best way to enter the new year prepared. Here are some ways to take advantage of an open summer schedule and begin planning today.  

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August 23, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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2019 Back To School Teaching Trends

When the morning bell rings and students hurry into school, we hope they come ready to succeed. Educators can help these students start on the right foot by focusing on cultivating expectations and attitudes that will translate to great learning. Creating a positive and productive culture in the...

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August 19, 2019

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Jeff Hersh

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Secrets For Teachers for an Amazing First Day

Most teachers, no matter how long they’ve been teaching, still have jitters on the first day of school. It’s only natural, since you’re meeting brand new students. Imagine what your students feel, if you as a professional are anxious and unsure.

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