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The Science of Grateful Learning: Uncovering the Impact

Defined Learning

This article explores the direct connection between gratitude and improved learning outcomes. Rowell delves into the developmental stages of gratitude in students, highlighting its significant benefits, and explores how integrating gratitude into education enhances student engagement, motivation, and overall learning experiences.

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How Urban and Rural School Districts Aim to Solve Alarmingly High Absentee Rates

ED Surge

When you’re not sure where you’ll sleep, showing up to class isn’t what you’re worried about. For educators, this makes for a daunting test. “When families are dealing with not having basic necessities, school just isn’t a priority,” says Susanne Terry, coordinator for homeless education services in the San Diego County Office of Education. It’s worse for students who move around a lot, she says.

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A Very Useful Guide to Virtual Classroom Collaboration

Cool Cat Teacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter In this episode, we welcome Billy Krakower, a nationally recognized educator with 16 years of experience and a passion for bringing technology and creativity into the classroom. As a current STEM teacher in North New Jersey and a Google Certified Trainer, Billy focuses on implementing cutting-edge instructional design and is co-author of “connecting Your Students with the Virtual World.” We'll uncover pr

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STEM Ambassadors: Teacher Online Information Sessions

All About STEM

Find out how the STEM Ambassadors Programme can support your school or college to enrich learning. In this 30-minute session, you will find out about the STEM Ambassador Programme, hear from an Ambassador about their experiences as a volunteer, and learn how to effectively engage with the programme. This online information event is for all educators from primary, secondary, post-16 and community.

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Can Brain Science Actually Help Make Your Training & Teaching Stick?

Speaker: Andrew Cohen, Founder & CEO of Brainscape

The instructor’s PPT slides are brilliant. You’ve splurged on the expensive interactive courseware. Student engagement is stellar. So… why are half of your students still forgetting everything they learned in just a matter of weeks? It's likely a matter of cognitive science! With so much material to "teach" these days, we often forget to incorporate key proven principles into our curricula — namely active recall, metacognition, spaced repetition, and interleaving practice.

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Thanksgiving: A Time of Gratitude and Generosity

Middle Web

If Regie Routman had to name the most important mindsets and actions for a full and flourishing life, “I’d say gratitude and generosity are at the top and are especially essential for living and thriving in challenging times.” All of which gets her thinking about Thanksgiving. The post Thanksgiving: A Time of Gratitude and Generosity first appeared on MiddleWeb.

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World Children's Day: Empowering Young Minds for a Brighter Tomorrow

Box Light

World Children's Day , observed annually on November 20th, is an occasion dedicated to promoting international togetherness and awareness among children worldwide. Established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1954, this day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) in 1989. It serves as a reminder of the ongoing need to advocate for, protect, and celebrate the rights of every child.

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Breakthrough Science Curriculum Resources

All About STEM

“Breakthrough Science has been developed by science teachers from Academies Enterprise Trust, in collaboration with The Careers & Enterprise Company, the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) and Pfizer to connect your students with the power of science.” These free digital resources for teachers and students (KS3/4) cover four key science topics from the science curriculum.

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Use Music and Exercise to Teach Math Fluency

Middle Web

Without good math fact recall, many students become discouraged about building math knowledge and solving equations. Kathleen Palmieri uses song and movement to engage fifth graders in computation fluency. Watch the music and exercise videos that are hits with her kids. The post Use Music and Exercise to Teach Math Fluency first appeared on MiddleWeb.

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Embracing Orange Shirt Day: A Connection and the Role of Afterschool Programs

STEM Next

By: Dawn Marie Johnson, Community Advocate, South Dakota Orange Shirt Day is a day that hits home, reminding us of the painful history of the residential school system and the incredible strength of Indigenous communities. Held on September 30th each year, it’s a moment for us to reflect on the past, honor the resilience of Indigenous peoples, and consider how afterschool programs can play a meaningful role in recognizing the importance of this day.

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Harnessing The Power Of Math Manipulatives

Mathematics, a subject steeped in abstract concepts, often poses challenges to students, especially those in grades 5-10. But imagine a bridge that transformed this intricate maze into an interactive adventure.

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Sparkling Ideas: 10 Interactive Activities Before Winter Break

Box Light

Teachers, are you ready for winter break? Your students are, too, so bring some excitement to your classrooms as winter break approaches using your interactive displays. They are excellent tools that can turn any lesson into an engaging adventure. Whether you're teaching language arts, any STEM class, art, history, or any other subject, these activities will “spark” some enjoyment and engage both you and your students in the weeks leading up to winter break.

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Educate Awards: Neston High School Wins Outstanding Commitment to STEM Award!

All About STEM

A phenomenal night at the Educate Awards! For the ninth year, we were proud to sponsor The Outstanding Commitment to STEM Award and overjoyed to announce our amazing winner – Neston High School! Neston High School is dedicated to promoting Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM). They run an innovative eco-friendly initiative recycling plastic in school to create attractive.

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The Science Behind Seedless Produce

STEMe

Newnan, GA Seedless fruits and veggies have become a staple in our diets, loved for their convenience and sweet taste. But have you ever wondered how these varieties are created? The science behind seedless plants involves various methods that manipulate the plant's reproductive processes. In this article, we will look at an overview of the science and methods behind seedless fruits and vegetables.

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Benefits of Leveling the Playing Field in the Classroom

STEM Sport

In the world of education, the term leveling the playing field is more than just a colloquialism—it’s a vital goal. It refers to creating an environment where every student, regardless of their background, has a fair and equal chance of succeeding. Achieving this goal is not just beneficial to students, it is critical to their success and the future success of the world.

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Downloadable Design Briefs for an Integrative STEM Curriculum

These easy-to-use design briefs outline student objectives, challenges, and materials needed to complete each 30-minute to 4-hour lesson. ITEEA’s Integrative STEM curriculum, Engineering byDesign, includes many more standards driven hands-on activities just like these!

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Supporting Vocabulary Learning with Transformative Classroom Technology

Box Light

How can district and school decision makers help to transform teaching and learning with the technology choices they make? Decision makers play a crucial role in shaping the educational landscape by analyzing student data and teacher feedback, ensuring that innovative technologies are selected to support students in expanding their language skills. For instance, when it comes to vocabulary building for young children and English learners, interactive displays and classroom audio have proven to b

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Watch: National Apprenticeship Week 2024 – School Webinar

All About STEM

If you missed Amazing Apprenticeships National Apprenticeship Week webinar, don’t worry. It’s now available to view online! In one click you can find out how your school can get involved and begin preparing for National Apprenticeship Week 2024! National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) takes place from the 5th to the 11th of February 2024 and is an opportunity for the education and skills sector to.

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Mirror Touch: Blessing or Curse?

STEMe

Germantown, Maryland Synesthesia is a phenomenon where your body processes your senses in multiple brain areas. People with this condition are called neurodivergent , meaning they process sensory information in different ways. With synesthesia, there are normally two effects when processing sensory information. The primary effect is how a neurotypical person should process this sensory information.

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LigerBots Host Newton FLL Qualifier

Newton STEM

On November 18, Newton’s high-school robotics team, the LigerBots , hosted a FIRST LEGO League (FLL) Newton Qualifier tournament — in which teams of elementary and middle schoolers passionate about robotics compete using LEGO robots that they have designed and built. The LigerBots have hosted FLL tournaments since 2008. This event had LEGOs and robots in every corner of the building, booming voices of the MC announcing matches, 14 FLL teams competing, and 70 LigerBot student voluntee

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Lincoln, Nebraska for the 2023 college soccer tournament 2nd round

Jacobs Physics

Last weekend, I traveled to Lincoln, Nebraska for the second round of the college women’s soccer championship tournament. The University of Nebraska hosted two games on Friday, and I attended both. This trip was a part of my school “sabbatical”, in which I’ve been traveling the country to see women’s soccer. I’ll also be heading to the College Cup semifinals in December in Cary, North Carolina.

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CREST Awards: Sustainable Solutions – Class, Club or Enterprise Activity!

All About STEM

Your learners can create a sustainable start-up business concept linked to their community! The Sustainable Solutions CREST Discovery Award can be completed in school during lessons, as an extracurricular activity, or as an enterprise activity. CREST provides teaching guides, kit lists, example timetables, and suggested starter activities to help you run your day.

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A Career in Astronomy: What You Need to Know

STEMe

Wake Forest, NC Astronomy, the scientific study of celestial objects and phenomena, has fascinated humankind for centuries. The vastness of the universe and the mysteries it holds have inspired countless astronomers to explore the cosmos and uncover its secrets. If you're considering a career in astronomy, there are many things you need to know. In this article, we'll discuss the educational requirements, job prospects, and salary expectations for astronomers.

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Nov 20, Printable Math Worksheets

Online Math for All

Printable Math Worksheets - Worksheets in Pdf formats from grade 1 to 10

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STEM Education Shopping

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Nov 25, Solving Difficult Problems Using Elimination Method

Online Math for All

Solving Difficult Problems Using Elimination Method - Solved Examples

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Nov 20, Angle Angle Similarity

Online Math for All

Angle Angle Similarity - Concept - Solved Problems

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Nov 22, Elimination Method Worksheet

Online Math for All

Elimination Method Worksheet

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Nov 24, Elimination Method Examples

Online Math for All

Elimination Method Examples

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Nov 20, Angle Angle Similarity Worksheet

Online Math for All

Angle Angle Similarity Worksheet

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