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Accommodations to Help Your Child With Executive Functioning Issues

Accommodations to Help Your Child With Executive Functioning Issues | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
What types of accommodations can help students with executive functioning issues? Here are some ideas to talk over with your child's school.
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60-Second Strategy: Fishbowl Discussion

60-Second Strategy: Fishbowl Discussion | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
A discussion technique based on peer feedback helps students delve into complex texts and develop communication skills.
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Improving Reading Skills Through Talking

Improving Reading Skills Through Talking | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Partnering on note taking, a strategy developed for struggling readers, helps middle and high school students process what they read.
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Digital Literacy Videos

Digital Literacy Videos | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Our short student-friendly videos make learning about digital literacy fun! Share them with students, colleagues and (of course!) on social media.
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Sex? Sexual Orientation? Gender Identity? Gender Expression?

Sex? Sexual Orientation? Gender Identity? Gender Expression? | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Knowing the difference can make all the difference to students who do not conform to binary norms.
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A History in Which We Can All See Ourselves

A History in Which We Can All See Ourselves | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Educators are finding ways to tell a richer history of America—responding to the demands of an increasingly diverse student body.
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How implicit bias creeps into the classroom

How implicit bias creeps into the classroom | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Loewenberg Ball put a scientist's microscope on a classroom moment to give us all a lesson in how implicit bias – racism and sexism – unintentionally creep into the classroom.
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Recognizing and Alleviating Math Anxiety

Recognizing and Alleviating Math Anxiety | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Math anxiety affects almost half of elementary school students. Spot the symptoms and use these strategies to counteract it.
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Aiming for Discipline Instead of Punishment

Aiming for Discipline Instead of Punishment | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Brain-aligned discipline isn’t compliance-driven or punitive—it’s about supporting students in creating sustainable changes in behavior.
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Restorative Justice: Resources for Schools

Restorative Justice: Resources for Schools | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Explore resources and case studies that demonstrate how to bring restorative justice to your school or classroom.
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Teaching Japanese-American Internment Using Primary Resources

Teaching Japanese-American Internment Using Primary Resources | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
In this lesson, students use original Times reporting and other resources to investigate the forced internment of Japanese-Americans.
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What Math Teachers Should Know About Teaching English Learners

What Math Teachers Should Know About Teaching English Learners | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Math has its own language, and English learners often struggle to understand math concepts in this language. What can math teachers do to help their English learner students succeed?
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How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher

How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Transformational teachers share best practices, build mentoring relationships, observe their peers, keep things fresh, model their subject's usefulness, and demonstrate caring beyond what they teach.
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Why Teachers Must Fight Their Own Implicit Biases - Education Week Teacher

Why Teachers Must Fight Their Own Implicit Biases - Education Week Teacher | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Even before teachers get to know their students, they have already formed assumptions about them—and low expectations can set students up for failure, writes Melissa Garcia.
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The Anger Teachers Don’t Feel Comfortable Expressing - Education Week Teacher

The Anger Teachers Don’t Feel Comfortable Expressing - Education Week Teacher | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
There is a strong taboo against teachers admitting to anger, let alone expressing it, writes Justin Minkel. Here are four ways they can handle that.
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Encouraging Persistence in Math

Encouraging Persistence in Math | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Weekly open-ended math tasks can pique students’ interest, leading them to take risks and develop a growth mindset.
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Linguistically Responsive Teachers

Linguistically Responsive Teachers | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
What mainstream classroom teachers should know about teaching English learners
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Liberation Curriculum | The Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute

Liberation Curriculum | The Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
The King Institute’s Liberation Curriculum provides document-based lesson plans, online educational resources and professional development workshops regarding the modern African American Freedom Struggle and King's vision of a just and peaceful world. Currently directed by Dr. Julie Henderson, this educational initiaitive seeks to transform the way young people learn about history by emphasizing the actions of ordinary people who made extraordinary contributions to liberation movements. 
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Approach

Approach | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Chris Thomas's insight:
The Teachers Guild builds off the methods and mindsets from the Design Thinking for Educators Toolkit. (taken from website)
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Teaching Tolerance - Diversity, Equity and Justice

Black history is American history—and it should be taught year round
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Digital Literacy for Digital Natives

Digital Literacy for Digital Natives | Teacher Resources | Scoop.it
Helping teachers face down fake news and cultivate smart, discerning consumers of online information
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