By Bill Powers
I have challenged myself to face my adversities head on with a smile. I have faced many in my life and I know many more lie ahead of me. I am thankful to have been giving the opportunity to face those in the past and I know what lies ahead …
By Bill Page
“Loners” suffer emotional pain often unseen, sometimes expressing that pain in ways that harm themselves and others. Teachers are in a unique position to help prevent at-risk kids from becoming loners, or at least, to help them define their roles more positively in school and society.
By Teachers.Net Resources
The scent of cinnamon in delightful shapes – a great holiday or seasonal craft activity for kids and adults.
By Marjan Glavac
Marjan has once again combed the www to save you time in finding five more sites the busy educator needs to check out.
The Western Union Foundation,Discovery Education and the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) has announced the launch of Open Doors: Unlock Your Future, a new online destination providing high school students, educators and families with high-quality tools and resources to help students prepare for their future through in-depth career exploration. …
By Teachers.Net News Desk
The Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education, along with their partner Oak Ridge Associated Universities, have announced they will begin accepting applications for the 2014 Siemens Teachers as Researchers (STARs) and Siemens STEM Institute programs two months early. Educators from across the country can submit an application to attend one of …
By James Wayne
Your students will be motivated to write when they’re offered these prompts, and you’ll enjoy reading the information they offer, too!
By Barb Stutesman
A fine collection of 31 quottions for your newsletters, blogs, or just for your private daily inspiration.
By Ron Victoria
December is full of special days to celebrate…not just the usual holidays, but others that are kooky, and some more serious.
By Teachers.Net Resources
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|Teachers.Net Gazette Vol.10 No.12||December 2013|
|Harry & Rosemary Wong: Effective Teaching|
|Shaping a Solid Foundation|
|Cover Story by Todd R. Nelson|
|The Lesson Under the Hat: Students Have Layers of Stories Under their Everyday Costumes|
|More Teacher Articles...|
|»||Positivity Lives Here - From the Principal"s DeskBill Powers|
|»||A Christmas Memory - A Literary Lesson With StudentsSarah Powley|
|»||Loners - School and Society"s OutcastsBill Page|
|»||Cinnamon Stick Christmas Tree CraftTeachers.Net Resources|
|»||Cinnamon Applesauce Dough OrnamentsTeachers.Net Resources|
|»||Gingerbread PlaydoughTeachers.Net Resources|
|»||5 Great Sites for Busy EducatorsMarjan Glavac|
|»||Cliques and Put-Downs in Elementary SchoolsLeah Davies, M.Ed.|
|»||Doors Opening For High School Students With New Career Readiness Initiative by Western Union Foundation and Discovery EducationNews Desk|
|»||Resurgence of Tracking and Homogenous GroupingSusan Fitzell|
|»||Developing Rapport in the Online ClassroomHaylee Massaro|
|»||Differentiating Math InstructionTeachers.Net Resources|
|»||Call for Applications: ‘Siemens Stem Academy' Professional Development ProgramsNews Desk|
|»||Science Resource: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution - Materials for TeachersNews Desk|
|»||Writing Prompts for DecemberJames Wayne|
|»||Free Online Courses - Many Topics, Many FieldsNews Desk|
|»||Apple Seeds Quotes for Educators and StudentsBarb Stutesman|
|»||Top Tweets for TeachersNews Desk|
|»||Metazen: Online Journal of "Odd" Short Fiction, Poems Expands DailyNews Desk|
|»||Today Is... Special Days in DecemberRon Victoria|
|»||FREE Printables for Prek-Teachers.Net Resources