Harry Wong
Oct 2017
Vol 14 No 3

Cover Story

It's Called Leadership...
By Dr. Justin Tarte

Let's be honest with each other for a moment. Let's take back all the fake smiles and friendly little emails. Let's tell all the cute puppies to go home and cast aside all the colorful rainbows....

Sometimes people just don't care what you think. They could honestly care less about your opinion and your existence (or lack thereof). You really don't have much of an effect on them. This is not all people and is most likely not most people, however there are those out there that are just not interested in you and what you have to say. Know this and accept this....

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In this era of multi-media avenues to information and communication, I’m glad to be reminded of the hand tool—a stone age one, at that. It simply reinforces the notion that …

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By Todd Bloomer

The last frontier that seems to resist technology is education. We force students to sit in classrooms and listen as teachers dispense information for50 minutes. Some schools discourage …

5 GREAT Web Sites for Busy Educators

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This month Marjan helps educators harness the power of words to effect change and to communicate effectively with parents, examines the flipped classroom concept, alerts us to some great (many …

Literature Circles: Article, Printable Role Sheets, Harvey Daniels Interview, MORE!

By Teachers.Net News Desk

During my first couple of years of teaching, I was required to teach reading the “SFA” way. If you’re not sure what I’m talking about, count your blessings! “SFA” stands …

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By Teachers.Net News Desk

The culture of a school is a powerful tool for shaping the behavior of those who work there because it reflects the important values and underlying assumptions of that school. …

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10 tips to help teachers avoid the inevitable September Sore Throat!

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By Leah Davies, M.Ed.

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By Teachers.Net News Desk

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Protect Yourself, Your Family and Property on the ‘Net

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Email alone has made it possible for me, a retired person on a modest pension, to connect with the people on my radio program. I can publicize my books, my …

Tweets for Teachers

By Teachers.Net News Desk

All month we’ll be adding interesting Tweets posted by teachers, for teachers on Twitter. Tweets will contain wisdom, tips, apps and great links, so check back often during the month! …

Book: School-Based Behavior Interventions, Strategies and Tools by Lisa Bundrick and Alicia Backus

By Teachers.Net News Desk

School social workers, Lisa Bundrick and Alicia Backus have published their first joint book, School-Based Behavior Interventions, Strategies, and Tools.

Creating Excitement in the Classroom Through Active Learning

By Teachers.Net News Desk

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Today is… September’s Special Dates

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Differentiation of Instruction

By Teachers.Net Resources

Following are links to 5 of our most requested resources on differentiation of instruction.
: Bookmark this page for easy access and please share the link with your colleagues!; 1. 9 …

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