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June 21, 2017 Jeff Hersh

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A Tour of Castle Learnings' Video Tutorials

Castle Learning offers support for all of its users. It also has a wide range of video tutorials...

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June 19, 2017 Jeff Hersh

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Classroom Pets - What They Can Teach Your Students

It’s not uncommon to walk into an elementary school classroom and discover wildlife. No, not the...

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June 13, 2017 Jeff Hersh

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What The Car You Drive Says About Your Teacher Personality

Every so often a student catches a glimpse of something mystical on the school grounds. It’s a...

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June 7, 2017 Jeff Hersh

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Discipline in the Classroom - How to Calm Troublemakers

Teaching kids to count is fine, but teaching them what counts is best. – Bob Talber

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April 5, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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The Flexibility of Castle Learning

Learning never stops… and neither do we.

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April 1, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Social Media in the Classroom - How to Use it to Your Advantage

Today’s savvy teachers know they have to be up-to-date on how students are communicating and getting information and content. They also know that motivating students is key to guiding them to success. With students so well-versed and glued to social media, there’s opportunity to use these...

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March 31, 2017

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Scott Fischer

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Computer Based Testing - Are You Ready?

The future of testing students using an automated device is here. Certainly the challenges have not been easy or smooth but computer based testing is not going away. Therefore, school districts need to accept the new platform and create a plan of action to prepare students for the automated...

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March 28, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Top 5 District Challenges and How Castle Learning Can Help

Ask five school administrators across the country about the challenges facing their district and many will come up with similar concerns. Running a school district that meets the highest standards for students is no easy task. No matter where the district is geographically, the same five...

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March 21, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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A Paperless Classroom - Can You Do it?

The days of students lugging overstuffed notebooks filled with smudged ditto papers are becoming a thing of the past. The technology of today has allowed educators to leave paper behind and embrace a digitally based classroom.  

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March 16, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Castle Learning's Intro to Science: What it Includes

Do you need a method to support early Science instruction? Castle Learning offers a large and flexible bank of Science questions for teachers to test and assess their students’ comprehension at the Elementary level.

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March 14, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Introverted and Extroverted Students: Managing the Difference

One of the most rewarding parts of being a teacher is the many kinds of students and personalities you have the honor of coming across in the classroom. They can be so different, but when it comes to teaching, identifying the introverts and the extroverts will be key to developing methods to...

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March 9, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Spring Break Reading Guide

With Spring Break quickly approaching, teachers realize the school year is nearly over. Instead of letting your students be completely free over the break, consider it an ideal time for curling up with a good book. Use Spring Break to your advantage by assigning a novel that you might normally...

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March 7, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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10 Questions with... Alex Corbitt, English teacher at The Bronx School of Young Leaders

 

Next up in our "10 Questions with... " series is Alex Corbitt. Alex is a middle school English teacher in The Bronx, New York. His work focuses primarily on socio-emotional learning, gamification, education technology, and literacy. He loves learning from other teachers and he regularly...

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March 2, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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Parent Engagement In Education

It almost goes without saying that parent involvement in a child’s education is imperative. Parents can be a teacher’s greatest ally in leading students to success by fostering an educational environment at home and being aware of what their child learns at school

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