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Author Q&A: Beth L. Andrews Talks Hands-On Engineering
PUBLISHED: Thursday, August 22, 2019 by Andilynn Feddeler
Hands-On Engineering (2nd ed., Grades 4–6) immerses students in the world of real-life engineers. The book is packed with design and engineering activities that can be easily conducted in the classroom using everyday materials and includes everything teachers need to help students think analytically, assess new situations, and create innovative solutions to hands-on, real-world problems. Learn more about the book and the importance of engineering in this interview with the author, Beth L. Andrews. read more...
Middle School Social Studies Resources to Engage Advanced Learners
PUBLISHED: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 by Andilynn Feddeler
Middle school social studies and history teachers looking to implement exciting and challenging lessons in their classrooms this coming school year can turn to Prufrock’s wide selection of resources that help students make connections with history. With these inquiry-based explorations, field-tested strategies, and engaging units, students will be able to take an active part in their own learning. read more...
Author Q&A: Season Mussey Talks Mindfulness in the Classroom
PUBLISHED: Thursday, August 15, 2019 by Andilynn Feddeler
Mindfulness can be used in the classroom as a method to increase overall teacher effectiveness, raise student achievement, and reignite the joy of teaching and learning. Mindfulness in the Classroom introduces eight mindful principles that support social and emotional learning for teachers and students in today’s schools, leading to increased empathy, kindness, self-awareness, integrity, self-control, and honesty. Learn more about mindfulness and how to use this book as a guide for the journey back to the heart of teaching and learning in this interview with the author, Season Mussy, Ed.D. read more...
The Best STEM Resources to Start the School Year Off Right
PUBLISHED: Tuesday, August 13, 2019 by Andilynn Feddeler
Having a well-rounded STEM education is critical for today’s students, as is encouraging innovation, authentic learning, and experimentation in the classroom. Teachers looking to strengthen their students’ STEM skills while implementing those values can turn to these great resources, filled with unique lessons and applications to the real world. read more...
Author Q&A: Lacy Brejcha Talks Building Makerspaces in School
PUBLISHED: Thursday, August 08, 2019 by Andilynn Feddeler
Organized into an easy-to-follow, month-by-month plan for implementation, Makerspaces in School provides field-tested and research-based knowledge that will serve educators as they create and maintain a meaningful Makerspace. Through Makerspaces, project-based learning provides opportunities for credible, legitimate, and authentic growth and development. This book will allow any educator to walk away with a plan to create a Makerspace in his or her classroom or a school- or districtwide model that works for many. Learn more about Makerspaces and how to start building one in this interview with the author, Lacy Brejcha. read more...
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