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Highlights from NBC’s Education Nation

Highlights from NBC’s Education Nation By Ellen Behrstock-Sherratt, Ph.D., (American Institutes for Research) and Allison Rizzolo (Public Agenda) This October, NBC’s Education Nation program made teacher voice in policy-making a central theme during their annual Teacher Town Hall and Summit. … Read more.

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5 Ways to Promote Positive Body Image in School-Aged Children

It comes when you least expect it.  You’ve worked hard to stay positive about your own body and not mention weight in the household.  But lo and behold your child comes home one day asking you if they are getting … Read more.

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Making Learning and Learners Visible: Children as Citizens in the Here and Now

Much has been written of late about the implications of advances in neuroscience for education. Some believe that the emerging understanding of brain development can be used to transform classrooms and schools. So it was with great interest that we … Read more.

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Have A Prep?

Whether you are a recent graduate or a 25-year veteran, you will benefit from very disciplined planning of your preparation periods—almost like you plan a lesson. So, whether you get 20 minutes or 90 minutes per day, here are some tips on how to use that time as efficiently as possible. Read more.

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Common Core

Common Core (http://commoncore.org/) is a non-profit organization formed in 2007 to advocate for a content-rich liberal arts education in America’s K-12 schools. To improve education in America, Common Core creates curriculum materials and also promotes programs, policies, and initiatives at … Read more.

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Meet Our Authors at IRA 2013

  If you’re attending the International Reading Association’s annual convention, stop by booth #3447 in the exhibit hall and pay us a visit. We’ll be there April 19-22 with our best reading, writing, and literacy resources in tow and a … Read more.

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Meet Our Author Concepcion Molina at NCTM!

April 17-20, 2013 Denver, Colorado Colorado Convention Center Come visit us at booth #816 and meet our author Concepcion Molina, author of The Problem with Math is English: A Language-Focused Approach to Helping All Students Develop a Deeper Understanding of … Read more.

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Ask Me Anything event with Milton Chen!

Click here to sign up for an Ask Me Anything online event with author Milton Chen, hosted by our new awesome friends at Tioki. The event is this Wednesday, March 20th @ 5 p.m. PST. This only lasts 30 minutes, … Read more.

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Are you going to ASCD? So are we!

March 16-18, 2013 Chicago, Illinois McCormick Place West Come visit us in the Exhibition Hall at booth #638.  You will automatically get a 30% discount on all purchases! And check out our authors Michael Fullan and Andy Hargreaves, who are … Read more.

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The UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute

The UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute is an internationally known research organization committed to understanding the causes of and developing better treatments for neurodevelopmental disorders, starting with autism. Through their Education division, the MIND strives to deliver the latest in cutting-edge … Read more.

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