Celebrate Women’s History Month in Your Classroom

Monday, March 2, 2015

In March, we celebrate Women’s History Month. The public celebration of women’s history in this country began in 1978 as “Women’s History Week” in Sonoma County, California. This month,…

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Easy Black History Month Ideas for your Next Lesson

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by Black Americans and a special time dedicated to recognizing the critical role of African Americans in U.S. history. The…

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What Stuck With You? 5 Post-It Note Ideas for Your Next Lesson

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Every teacher (and school administrators alike) want their students thinking critically and reflecting deeply on what they are learning. Sometimes it is difficult to find the time, way…

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5 Awesome Websites Your Students Will Love

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Here are 5 AWESOME WEBSITES for any educators – new or savy – looking to enhance their classroom tech toolkit! 1. Brainpop Educators:  Teachers can sign up to connect with other teachers, look up…

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Congratulations to 17 Yr Old Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai

Friday, October 10, 2014

What an incredible day! Congratulations to Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai, 17 who, alongside India’s Kailash Satyarthi, has been awarded a 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for their struggles against the…

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Today in Micro-Inspiration: Meet Mabou Loiseau

Friday, September 26, 2014

Today’s inspiration comes in the physical form of an 8 year old sensation Mabou Loiseau. Mabou speaks English, Kreyol, Spanish, French, Russian, Arabic, Mandarin,  American Sign Language—and is…

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