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Book Donation Bonanza: Free PD Books for Schools!


Book Donation offer ends June 25th!

The publishing world keeps changing, and sometimes those changes happen so fast we don’t see them coming. That’s exactly what happened to my publisher, and it’s why we’re donating thousands of my  

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40 Hour Teacher Workweek Club Membership Giveaway


I’ve been raving about Angela Watson’s 40 Hour Teacher Workweek Club for years because I truly believe that it’s a life-changing resource. The 40 HTW Club only accepts new members twice a year, and I’m excited to share  

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Mathematical Problem Solving: Mindsets Matter


Do you love math? Or are you convinced that the math train left the station without you long ago? No matter how you feel about it, if you’re an elementary educator, you’ll probably have to teach math at some  

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Plickers Made Easy with Task Cards


Have you tapped into the power of Plickers yet? Plickers is a free, interactive tech tool that uses printable “paper clickers” instead of clicker devices. Each student is assigned a unique Plickers card that has a black and white  

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Teaching Tricky Trapezoids: Inclusive vs. Exclusive Definitions


Do you teach quadrilateral classification? If so, did you know there are THREE ways to define a trapezoid? Americans use either the inclusive or the exclusive definition depending on their curriculum. To complicate matters even more, teachers who live  

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Motivating Math Games


Motivating kids at the end of the year can be a challenge, especially if you’re still expected to teach skills and review academic content. Whole group instruction is particularly challenging this time of year because it’s so difficult to  

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