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Processing - A Critical Step in Developing Proficiency

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Processing - A Critical Step in Developing Proficiency 0 Comments   Right now in my class I am teaching a lesson on the rooms of the house, their furnishings and chores related to

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Perfectionism and Ways to Manage It - Institute for Educational Advancement

Last updated: 02/17/2018

The tendency to be a perfectionist is within all of us. As I start writing this blog, I find myself typing and deleting, starring at the screen trying to brainstorm the perfect sen

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A Girl Channels The Spirits Of The Dead In This New YA Fantasy — & You Can Start Reading Now

Last updated: 02/17/2018

In her stunning 2016 debut The Girl from Everywhere, Heidi Heilig took readers on an adventure beyond the open seas, and across the boundaries of space and time. Now, the acclaimed

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Lailah by Nikki Kelly | Audiobook Review | Good Books & Good Wine

Last updated: 02/17/2018

I received this book for free from Library, Publisher in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. The girl knows she

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Boston Schools Shift To More Play-Based, Kid-Led Curriculum In Early Grades - National Institute for Early Education Research

Last updated: 02/17/2018

In Kelly Stevens’ kindergarten classroom, each day begins with circle time for what sounds like a menu of lesson options. “Miss Stevens is calling friends to read at the green

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Understand How Other People Experience the World

Last updated: 02/17/2018

The Importance of Empathy in Everyday Life|by Andy Orwin  "In trying times it is more important than ever to consider the feelings of those around you. We are all in our own bubbl

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Eight Years Late, Detroit Discovers Its Curriculum Is Misaligned

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Every now and again comes a story that makes you want to weep with despair about policymakers' priorities. Like this one out of Detroit: In one of the lowest-performing districts i

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Gifted Voices: A Series of Personal Stories | My Little Poppies

Last updated: 02/17/2018

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure statement for more information. Parenting a gifted or twice-exceptional (2e) child can feel like a lonely venture.

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It's Why We Laugh When We Play

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Teaching and learning from preschoolers. Friday, February 16, 2018 It's Why We Laugh When We Play Most of the actual work I do is in preparing for the arrival of the kids, and by "

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BBC Learning English - Course: The Grammar Gameshow / Unit 1 / Session 20 / Activity 1

Last updated: 02/17/2018

Will Hello and welcome to today’s Grammar Gameshow! I’m your host, Will! And Will, I am! And of course, let’s not forget Leslie, our all-knowing voice in the sky. Will Tonig

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