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November 14, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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How Mistakes Help Students Learn

When a student responds to a question or assignment, the teacher then looks at the response to...

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November 8, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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Differentiated Instruction Strategies

Teachers today understand students’ needs vary. Each student comes to class with a different...

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November 2, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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Teaching The Crucible with Castle Learning

The Crucible, by Arthur Miller, is a stage play that originally premiered in 1953. It dramatizes...

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October 29, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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Midterm Elections: Encouraging Students to Participate in Democracy

The Midterm Elections have stirred up a lot of interest and debate in the media. Politics has...

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September 25, 2018

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How to Create a Great Learning Environment

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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September 13, 2018

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Castle Learning Feature: Ability to Edit Questions from Keyword Search Option

Castle Learning is excited to announce a new feature to help teachers. The Keyword Search option has always allowed users to quickly find quiz and test questions, but now you can also edit the questions right from this search.

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September 12, 2018

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Teaching Romeo and Juliet with Castle Learning

William Shakespeare's plays may have been written over 400 years ago, but the themes, characters, and lessons found in the plays are still relevant today. Shakespeare tapped into the psychology of human beings and explored stories in both genres of Tragedy and Comedy. Romeo and Juliet is one of...

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September 4, 2018

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Back to School Classroom Trends

Classrooms are filling up with eager young minds ready to embark on a new school year. Each year builds on the previous for students as well as teachers and administrators. The evolving world of education continues with the latest classroom trends. Here are some of the biggest trends in...

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August 20, 2018

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Back-To-School Tips: How to Multitask

Revving up for a new school year is essential for all teachers returning to work after a summer break. While the summer might have been a wonderful time to take a break and recharge, much like the students, teachers need to dive back into the busiest of workloads. 

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August 16, 2018

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Back-To-School Tips: Stress Management

The end of summer means it’s time to say goodbye to a lighter schedule, and hello to the busy and important work of the beginning of a new school year. While students will be dealing with their own levels of excitement, anxieties and expectations, teachers need to remember to mind their own...

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August 13, 2018

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The Latest Trends in Teacher Professional Development

The mark of a high quality teacher is one who constantly challenges themselves to learn and explore the newest methods of the profession. Many schools and districts offer opportunities for teachers to continue their professional growth with programs and courses. Teachers also find professional...

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August 9, 2018

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Back To School Planning

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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July 18, 2018

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Castle Learning Literature Passage: Macbeth

William Shakespeare's plays may have been written over 400 years ago, but the themes, characters, and lessons found in the plays are still relevant today. Shakespeare tapped into the psychology of human beings and explored stories in both genres of tragedies and comedies. Macbeth is one of the...

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June 27, 2018

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Summer Review: Teacher Pack Features and Benefits

Summer allows teachers more time to explore new ways to plan and develop lessons for the coming school year. Professional Development never really stops for the successful educator, so Castle Learning offers teachers opportunities to improve their toolbox with Teacher Pack subscriptions. Use the...

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