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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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March 27, 2018

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Jeff Hersh

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Play in the Classroom - When Should It End?

The role of play in the classroom is crucial for students to help them discover, apply new concepts and expand skills and knowledge. However, the constant push towards standardized testing beginning in Kindergarten has resulted in less playing to learn in classrooms across the country.

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March 22, 2018

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Teaching 'Their Eyes Were Watching God' with Castle Learning

Their Eyes Were Watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston, was an important book during the Harlem Renaissance. Published in 1937, the novel explores many themes like love, autonomy, a black woman's struggles in a white man’s world, and self-discovery.

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March 19, 2018

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Benefits of Personalized Learning

Educators are increasingly aware that student-centric methods of learning are key to helping all students reach their highest potential. Differentiated learning activities and independent skill building let teachers personalize the learning for each student.

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March 14, 2018

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Methods to Improve Reading Skills

Reading skills are essential for student success. Fortunately, reading can easily be embedded into any lesson plan. There’s never a wrong time to practice and improve reading skills. Here are some simple methods to help students improve this essential element of learning.

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March 9, 2018

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Jeff Hersh

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Castle Learning Middle School Curriculum: Science

Castle Learning knows administrators and teachers are looking for a variety of ways to help students of every grade level in every subject area. That’s why Castle Learning offers many options.

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March 7, 2018

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Jeff Hersh

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How To Innovate Stale Lesson Plans

All teachers know there are times during the year when they teach lesson plans that feel like they’ve taught a million times. Teachers spin many plates in the air at once. You teach all day, grade constantly, conference with parents, students, and administrators, and work on professional...

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March 1, 2018

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Castle Learning Pricing - How Does it Work?

The outstanding tools, benefits, and value Castle Learning offers educators makes it hard to believe how cost-effective it can be for schools, districts, and individual teachers. There are different plans available depending on the needs of the educator.

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February 27, 2018

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Teaching The Great Gatsby with Castle Learning

The Great Gatsby is one of the most taught American novels. It transports readers to a vibrant era of American history, the Jazz Age. It also examines the American Dream, the belief that a person can come from a lower economic background and reinvent themselves with success. It’s a story that...

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February 22, 2018

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How To Prevent Cheating in the Digital Age

Students today feel the high-stakes pressure of succeeding. As it was in the past, cheating continues to be a way some students will attempt to keep up with expectations. The question is, with so much of education relying on digital tools, how do we prevent students from cheating? There are ways...

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February 19, 2018

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Jeff Hersh

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How Castle Learning Can Help Teach Generation Alpha

Who Is Generation Alpha

 

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