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A Beautiful Vegetable Turkey Display!

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 11th, 2013

Wow, this is a beautiful example of nutritious food art!

Would you like to make the display shown below for your Thanksgiving holiday table?


.veggie turkey

When a Child’s Behavior is Different at School than at Home

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 11th, 2013

This discussion took place recently on the main (general) chatboard, beginning with this post:

When a child’s behavior appears to be greatly varied, depending on the setting, how does a school do an accurate evaluation without seeing the child in

College Admissions: Avoid the 7 Deadly Sins on Your Personal Essay

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 11th, 2013

How to prep standout college application 9781118414408_cover.inddBy Alison Cooper Chisolm and Anna Ivey, authors of

How to Prepare a Standout College Application: Expert Advice that Takes You from LMO* (*Like Many Others) to Admit

Working on your personal essay for the Common Application? Want to avoid

Online Mentors Support Kindergarten Teachers – Chat Transcript

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 10th, 2013

INternetFollowing is the transcript of our chat about an online mentoring program for Kindergarten teachers.

Teachers.Net – The US Department of Education has declared October Connected Educator Month (CE13). Teachers.Net has signed up to support Connected Educator Month and part

Alfie Kohn vs Dwight Schrute

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 7th, 2013

If Alfie Kohn (Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise, and Other Bribes) watched Dwight Shrute (The Office), it might look like this.

Pumpkin Math and Writing Activities

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 7th, 2013

by Michele Nash, Gr. 2

We do an activity called Pumpkin Math! Our PTO donates 5 pumpkins to our classroom. We also recruit 4 or 5 parent volunteers to facilitate groups of students.

Each parent has …

Crockpot Pumpkin Pudding Recipe – Easy and Delicious!

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 7th, 2013

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Kristen making pumpkin pudding

Teacher Kristen Wideen makes pumpkin pudding with her class.

Crockpot Pumpkin Pudding Recipe

Easy, nutritious, delicious!

1 can pumpkin pie filling (15 ounces)
2 teaspoons vanilla
1 can evaporated milk (12 ounces)
3/4 cup …

Online Mentor Program Supports Kindergarten Teachers Online – A Connected Educator Month Chat

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 6th, 2013

Connected Educator Series Chat #1:

Kinderchat Educators Mentor Each Other Online

Moderator Patty Johnson

Thursday, October 10, 2013 9:00 – 10:00 pm Eastern Time

Teachers.Net Meeting Room

Watch this page for a link to the transcript of the chat.

Very Cute Halloween Theme FRUIT Snack – Gluten Free!

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 4th, 2013

The photo below shows a simple and nutritious but VERY cute Halloween snack treat idea! (PHOTO FOLLOWS TEXT)


Substitute raisins for the chocolate bits used for the ghosts’ eyes and noses, to make this an all-fruit gluten free, dairy …

New Program: eMentor Support for Kindergarten Teachers

By Teachers.Net News Desk • Oct 1st, 2013
A new e-mentoring program supporting Kindergarten teachers has been organized by members of the Twitter Kinderchat group.

Teachers.Net Gazette Vol.10 No.10 October 2013

Harry & Rosemary Wong: Effective Teaching
Prevention: The Key to Solving Discipline Problems
Cover Story by Dr. Justin Tarte
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»Literature Circles: Article, Printable Role Sheets, Harvey Daniels Interview, MORE!
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»Texting and ChildrenLeah Davies, M.Ed.
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»Protect Yourself, Your Family and Property on the 'NetRobert Rose
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