By Susan Fitzell
The number of immigrant children in American schools is quite literally growing by the day. It’s estimated that children of immigrants represent 25% of the K-12 population in the United States and that number has jumped dramatically in recent years. Here are some strategies that will be helpful in supporting …
By Barbara Blackburn
In education, we spend a lot of time labeling our students, don’t we? We use gender, ethnicity, test scores, and family income level, just to name a few categories. But rather than using this knowledge to build up students, too often we use it to tear them down. Although we …
By Todd R. Nelson
A whimsical tribute to you, Teacher.
By Teachers.Net News Desk
Most of us who have been teaching for some time need periodic reminders of the important work we’re doing in the classroom. It’s easy to become insensitive in our relations with our students and let automatic pilot take over. Also, since our salaries usually don’t reflect the value of what …
By Teachers.Net Community
A tantalizing turkey chili recipe from the Teachers.Net Recipe board!
By Internet Scout Report
The Jigsaw Classroom, developed by University of California-Santa Cruz professor Elliot Aronson, and tested repeatedly over the past three decades, seeks to decrease racial conflict among students and simultaneously promote better learning.
By Barb Stutesman
Once again, Barb Stutesman posts a plethora of pithy quotes and bits of wisdom, selected especially with educators and students in mind.
By Teachers.Net News Desk
Check back often during the month for new announcements and opportunities!
|Teachers.Net Gazette Vol.11 No.11||November 2014|
|Harry & Rosemary Wong: Effective Teaching|
|Retrieving and Carrying Electronic Devices|
|Cover Story by Todd R. Nelson|
|Our Civility Footprint|
|More Teacher Articles...|
|»||Intervention - Ready or Not, Here I Come!Jennifer Davis Bowman Ed.D.|
|»||Immigrant Children and Public Education - Proven Tips, Tools, TechniquesSusan Fitzell|
|»||Literacy Across the Curriculum - CRAM: A Whole Lot More than Fixing ComputersSarah Powley|
|»||Diversity: Tolerance or Celebration?Barbara Blackburn|
|»||Do's and Don'ts of Preschool Circle TimeNews Desk|
|»||Only a Teacher! A TributeTodd R. Nelson|
|»||Educator's Guide to Enhancing Children's Life SkillsLeah Davies, M.Ed.|
|»||Book Review: Blackboard: A Personal History of the Classroom by Lewis BuzbeeNews Desk|
|»||PISA Test Comparisons FlawedStewart Brekke|
|»||Turkey Chili Recipe from Teachers.Net Recipes ChatboardTeachers.Net Community|
|»||Paleo Art - Fantastic ResourceInternet Scout Report|
|»||High School Journalism Teachers Fear ReprisalNews Desk|
|»||Race: Are We So Different? At Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education CenterNews Desk|
|»||The Jigsaw Classroom: A Cooperative Learning Technique Decreases Racial ConflictInternet Scout Report|
|»||Quantum Physics For You - Free, Online From MITInternet Scout Report|
|»||Apple Seeds - Quotes for EducatorsBarb Stutesman|
|»||Overseas Recruiting FairNews Desk|
|»||Announcements and Opportunities - November 2014News Desk|