As Teacher Week @ Scholastic comes to a close, NYC Chancellor Carmen Fariña leaves us with some valuable “C” words to consider during this school year.
As part of Teacher Week at Scholastic, Dr. Julie A.
A few weeks ago I was reminded of how important language clarity is in the classroom. I shared my learning on the matter from attending the Mickelson ExxonMobil Teachers...Read more
When a new school year approaches, I often drift back to work a little early. You probably do too.
You may already be checking your mailbox, arranging your desks,...Read more
Genia Connell, a top Scholastic blogger, teaches third grade in Michigan's Troy School District. On Wednesday, August 20, Connell will address new and aspiring teachers at...Read more
Last week, Scholastic and Los Angeles Universal Preschool hosted the first-ever Preschool Nation Summit from the Scholastic Auditorium in New York City. Preschool Nation...Read more
Monday, August 18, marked the start of Teacher Week @ Scholastic. This year's speakers included Dr. Timothy Rasinski, who discussed "The Essentials of Developing Reading...Read more
As education evolves at arguably one of the fastest paces we’ve seen, professional development needs to keep up to best prepare teachers so they in turn prepare our...Read more
The license plate that watches over Cheryl Klein and her computer belonged to her grandfather, Philip Sadler, a “Kid-Lit” original. It is an expression of the love of...Read more
In under three minutes, Dan Meyer takes an isolated math skill that we teach in classrooms and demonstrates why naming points is necessary and how you can show this to...Read more
Every year, tens of thousands of kids leave their homes in Central America, hoping to find their parents in the United States. They make their way north, dodging drug...Read more
I was digging through my office closet the other day and I came across my old filing box of professional articles. I set the box on my desk and removed the lid. Check out...Read more
Depending on where you live, you probably have about one week to one month left before school starts. How many items on this list of 12 teacher tips for summer from...Read more
Research has shown us how reading proficiency by the end of third grade is crucial. For example, The Annie E. Casey Foundation shows how this benchmark is not only tied to...Read more
When it comes to academics, confidence and motivation matter. Research shows that assuming students will succeed can have a tremendous effect on their academic performance...Read more