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February 15, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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How Castle Learning Can Help with Brain Based Learning

Based on the latest scientific studies of the brain and how it learns, some educators are...

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February 12, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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When Social and Emotional is More Important Than Academics

Social and emotional skills are essential for children, not only in navigating the classroom and...

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February 9, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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How to Use Castle Learning's Video Tutorials

Castle Learning offers many options for teachers to discover how they can personalize and...

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February 5, 2018 Jeff Hersh

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Flip the Script: Letting Students be the Teachers

Teachers know how much work goes into preparing a lesson. They also know the amount of research,...

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August 22, 2017

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How to Ease Students 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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August 21, 2017

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Classroom Ice-Breakers: How to Get to Know Your New Students

Even the most seasoned teachers get butterflies when it comes to the first day of school. It’s a day of first impressions, and that can be nerve-wracking. You don’t know your students, you don’t know what behaviors to watch out for, and even the best teachers can’t plan for the unexpected. It’s...

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August 17, 2017

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Strategies for Refocusing after Summer Break

It’s that time of year; summer has come to an end and teachers and students are returning to the hallowed halls of school. The beginning of the year sets the tone for the entire year to come, and teachers know how important it is to make those first few weeks productive and successful.

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August 14, 2017

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Top 5 Best Teacher Blogs

Educators know the best way to learn about the job is to work with students day after day and experience all the peaks and valleys that come with teaching. Thankfully, plenty of educators are eager to share their experiences and thoughts on the job via blogs. The following five teacher blogs...

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August 7, 2017

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Continuing Education: Summer Science Experiments

Summer is an amazing time for kids to learn, discover and explore. Warm days, long nights and vacation opportunities provide an ideal landscape for those messy science experiments you often put off during the school year. Here are some ideas to get your kids thinking this summer.

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August 3, 2017

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Tips to Enhance Parental Involvement in Education

Education depends on work from not just the student, but the teachers, the administrators, and most importantly their parents. Schools provide the instruction and support to help students succeed, but parents can enhance and continue the work started in the classroom to ensure students flourish...

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July 31, 2017

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10 Questions with... Dr. Monica Burns, founder of ClassTechTips.com

Next up in our "10 Questions with..." series is Dr. Monica Burns!

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July 26, 2017

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Summer Strategies for School Year Planning

Teachers should remember that above all Summer is a time to recharge. Don't let the weeks get away from you without taking advantage of this precious time. Attend barbecues, relax at a beach or poolside with a good book. See movies. Go to concerts. Spend time with loved ones…

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July 25, 2017

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Best Summer Reads for Teachers

Summer is the ideal time for teachers to catch up on the best professional books. The school year is incredibly busy and there isn’t a spare moment to read about the craft of teaching. This summer, choose a book or two to help make your summer extra productive.

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July 24, 2017

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Jeff Hersh

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10 Things Every Teacher Should Do This Summer

Summer is a wondrous time for teachers when they’re supposed to rest, relax, and recharge after working so hard throughout the school year. Teachers, however, are often the breed that never want to stop bettering their craft. This unending drive to achieve makes great teachers, but rest is...

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