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Keeping Students Plugged Over the Summer

It’s that time of year again. Whether you are an administrator, teacher, student, or another staff member, everyone is at their wit’s end and ready for the school year to come to a close. Exams dictate the daily schedule, putting you outside your normal routine, and the classroom feels antsy with the anticipation of summer. […]

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How to Include a Deployed Parent in the Classroom

Getting parents involved in your classroom and invested in your students’ education can be difficult, even when they are nearby. It’s even more challenging when the parent is far away. Parents who are in the military have more obstacles to overcome when it comes to participating in their child’s education due to training and deployment. […]

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6 Steps to Successfully Implement New Technology in Your Organization

So, you’re ready to implement new technology in your organization. You’ve finally decided on what platform you’re going to use, and how you’re going to use it. Before you spread the word to your staff about the coming changes, make sure you’ve thoroughly considered the following: Start from the Top If you and your fellow […]

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Having a Way With – or Without – Words with ELL Parents

In our increasingly diverse world, it’s more than likely that you will encounter an English language learner (ELL) child at some point as a caregiver or teacher. These children have their own wonderfully unique set of skills, needs, and challenges. As ELLs, they benefit from their parents’ involvement in their education just as much as […]

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Facebook Chose Power Over Privacy

We all know Facebook is big. Rarely do we meet someone who doesn’t have a Facebook account, and rarely do we meet someone who’s never even heard of the site. The social media platform had 2.32 billion monthly active users in 2018. That’s almost a third of the world’s population! The people behind Facebook undoubtedly […]

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The Secret Weapon E-Cigarette Companies Use to Get to Teens

Any parent or teacher of a high schooler likely knows that e-cigarettes are taking over the teen population. Young people now use e-cigarettes more than regular cigarettes, but despite their “healthier” aspects of vaping versus smoking, e-cigarettes still pose a significant health risk to minors. Aside from addictive nicotine, they contain unsafe chemicals that can […]

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